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Roaming the open road!

Whatever you call it, adventure awaits. Whether you’re road tripping for summer vacation, on your way to a family reunion or wedding, a newly-minted graduate moving for college or work, the annual family camping trip, or just wanderlust — just plan it! Our comprehensive tools provide all you need to discover inspiring destinations, plan your route, book hotels, find campgrounds, and purchase forest passes, all in one place.

On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service turns 100!

Yes, there are 59 well-known National Parks — but did you know the National Park Service manages hundreds of parks, battlefields, historic sites, forests, and other treasures. Whether you want to hike, spend the day on the beach, do some camping, stargazing, or learn about history, we can help you Find Your Park. We’ve got them all listed by state, and you can add them to your road trip plan: National Park List.

6 Scenic Drives Featuring National Parks

Yellowstone National Park Grand Canyon A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway
Lake Michigan Tour Scenic Byway 12 Smoky Mountains

Mark your Calendars — National Parks Free Days 2016

Explore your National Parks free on these following days.

  • August 25-28: National Park Service Birthday Weekend
  • September 24: National Public Lands Day
  • November 11: Veterans Day
2016 America the Beautiful Annual National Parks Pass

With so many places to visit, get your annual America the Beautiful Pass and explore all year long. Not only a great value, you’ll be ready for every adventure! Many sites and trailheads do not have a gated entrance or ability to purchase passes onsite, and when busy, some National Parks, offer an express lane for people with passes.

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Celebrating Six Years - Candy, Iron, and Wood!

These are the traditional and modern gifts for a 6th Anniversary. So it only makes sense that we pack up the car with candy and head out on a 6-year anniversary themed scenic drive. Options:


Wisonsin Northwoods Amish Country Iron Horse State Park


Palo Duro Canyon State Park Redwood National Forest Wood Duck Nature Trail

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