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.

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.

Road Trip to the Arctic

The recently completed Dempster Highway is an adventurous travelers dream road trip.

7 Scenic Drives in the West

Answer the call of the open road with seven summer fun trips to see the West.

Flaming Gorge Scenic Byway

Find geological riches, abundant wildlife, and exceptional eats along this National Scenic Byway in Utah’s northeast corner.

Driving California's Trinity Scenic Byway

This gorgeous route was designated a scenic highway in 1991.

Take the High Road from Santa Fe to Taos

Relive northern New Mexico’s history through art, religion, and pueblos on a drive between Santa Fe and Taos.

7 Don't-Miss Destinations on the Monterey Peninsula

New and little-known restaurants, shops, and parks await on the Central Coast.

Arizona State Route 86 Sonoran Desert Road Trip

Visit Tohono O'odham Nation in southern Arizona's Sonoran Desert to learn about tribal history, traditional art, and local food.

Scenic Cascades Drive in Oregon

Explore a trio of towns along Highway 126 for a sampler of central Oregon sights and scenery.

Sacramento River Delta Day Trip

Take a road trip through the sights and sounds of the Sacramento River Delta.

Off-the-Radar Road Trips Near Benson, Arizona

Fall is a great time to go treasure hunting for crafts and collectibles in historic Benson and other Cochise County towns.

Discover Monterey County’s Under-Explored Santa Lucia Highlands

The foothills east of the Santa Lucia Mountains offer vineyards, natural splendor, and eateries worthy of a detour.