Tag: road trip

Backpacking Baron Lakes Idaho: Complete Trail Guide

The Alice Toxaway Loop in Idaho is a minefield of amazing teal-blue alpine lakes, framed by the jagged peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains.


Texas to California Road Trip: 14 Day Itinerary

If you’re planning a big Texas to California road trip, we’ve got an epic 14-day itinerary covering the best sights and things to do along the way! This road trip starts in Austin, Texas and ends in Los Angeles, California and includes stops in Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada along the way. In this two-week road trip, you’ll check off 6 amazing National Parks … Read More Texas to California Road Trip: 14 Day Itinerary


How to Plan an Epic Utah National Parks Road Trip

Planning a Utah National Parks Road trip and can’t decide what to do, where to stay and how long to spend in each place? We’ve got you covered! In this article, we will highlight the best of each of the Utah National Parks, including easy, moderate, and hard hikes, backpacking trips, viewpoints, and places to stay to help you plan your trip. At the … Read More How to Plan an Epic Utah National Parks Road Trip


The Ultimate Packing List for Road Trips (plus Road Trip Checklist)

Living full-time on the road with only our mid-sized Subaru means we’ve perfected our packing list for road trips, and we’re excited to share it with you!

+ the sunsets over the dunes in White Sands National Park

How to Catch an Epic Sunset in White Sands New Mexico

What is a sunset in White Sands New Mexico like? Just picture row after row of white sand dunes glowing in the sun’s last few rays as it slowly slips behind purple mountains far in the distance, lighting up the sky in an explosion of color. With a cup of red wine and bag of snacks in hand, there is no better place to … Read More How to Catch an Epic Sunset in White Sands New Mexico

+ mountain and lake view from the trail to Scenic Point in Glacier National Park

Scenic Point in Glacier National Park: Ultimate Hike Guide

With sweeping views of the snowy peaks, granite cliffs, and alpine lakes that Glacier is known for, Scenic Point certainly lives up to it’s name!

+ sunset from the West Rim Trail in Zion National Park

How to Spend One Day in Zion National Park: 3 Awesome Ideas

In this article, we’ve outlined three amazing ways to spend one day in Zion National Park and we’ll help you decide which is right for you based on your interests and when you are visiting.


How to Plan an Epic Yosemite 2 Day Itinerary

This 2 day Yosemite itinerary includes the best sights in the park, from cascading waterfalls to towering granite cliffs and iconic peaks.

+ view from Sawtooth Lake overlook in Idaho

72 Best Songs about Travel and Adventure

As full-time road trippers, we spend hours in the car listening to music so we’ve compiled a list of our top 59 songs about travel and adventure, along with a corresponding playlist ready to go in Spotify.


Cracker Lake Trail in Glacier National Park: Complete Guide

Cracker Lake Trail is a moderate 12-mile hike to a stunning alpine lake that epitomizes everything that makes Glacier National Park so beautiful and unique.

+ view from the South Rim of the Chisos Mountains in Big Bend

Hiking the South Rim Trail in Big Bend (Plus Emory Peak & East Rim)

The South Rim Trail offers perhaps the best views in Big Bend and gives hikers a complete tour of the beautiful Chisos Mountains. We’d highly recommend anyone visiting the park prioritize this long day hike.

+ massive canyon wall inside Coyote Gulch on the way to Jacob Hamblin Arch

How to Day Hike to Jacob Hamblin Arch in Coyote Gulch

Jacob Hamblin Arch in Coyote Gulch is easily one of the most impressive geological formations in the remote area of Grand Staircase Escalante.