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Road Trips

From Route 66 to California's Highway 1, discover the best road trips in the West. Get road trip ideas, plan your route, and learn about road trip essentials to make your journey as epic as the destinations along the way.

Adventures Along Route 66

Experience the longest, most scenic stretch of Route 66 from Seligman to Kingman, Arizona on the Fun Run Mother Road rally.

Sierra's Majestic Mountain Loop

A spectacular three-day driving tour takes in the jewels of the Sierra: Sequoia, Kings Canyon, and Yosemite National Parks.

Best National Park Road Trips

Plan the perfect expedition to your favorite US national park—or maybe some new ones, too—with this year-round road trip guide. 

Highway 1 Road Trip: Santa Cruz to Big Sur

Explore one of the most famous—yet undeveloped—stretches of California’s coastal highway from Santa Cruz to Big Sur.

Best Places to See Redwoods

Stand under the tallest redwood trees from Southern Oregon to Central California.

8 Best RV and Camper Van Road Trips in the West

Discover the freedom of the open road along these eight routes.

Wild West Road Trip Through Southeast Arizona

Road-trip through southeast Arizona and you'll find history in the cattle ranches, copper mines, ghost towns, and graveyards.

Driving Highway 38 to the Southern Oregon Coast

Follow the Umpqua to the Pacific, and you'll find historic towns and great eats along the way.

A Weekend Away in Tomales Bay, CA

Explore the soothing North Coast's coastline alongside hearty bites of cheese and oysters in Point Reyes, Inverness, and Tomales Bay.

Is Your Car Ready for a Road Trip?

Get your car road trip ready to avoid unintended stops, emergency tows, and visits to a mechanic so you can enjoy your trip.

How to Plan the Perfect Road Trip With Friends

Traveling with a group? Keep everyone happy vs. hangry with this road trip planner.

Driving to Mexico and Canada

Planning a road trip to Mexico or Canada? Here’s what you need to know about crossing the border by car.