It’s a great big country out there, and do you want to know what’s sad about that? So many people will go their entire lives without venturing outside their comfort zones. Think of it. Think of how many people will never set foot in a place like Yosemite their entire lives. It’s heartbreaking, particularly if you’re an avid traveller…
But here’s the thing. If you want to see this great, beautiful country of ours, you don’t need to rough it. Instead, you can pack the family into a reliable automobile and set out on the open road. Of course, most of those roads aren’t really worth the trip, but some of them are!
On this list, we’ve collected some of the greatest road trips in the entire country. Each one offers the willing traveller the chance to experience the greatness that America has to offer. On these road trips, you can see why everyone raves about life along the California coastline, or you can experience firsthand how Montana got the nickname “Big Sky Country”.
At any rate, if you’re feeling a road trip coming on, then why not check out this list? We guarantee you that these are the 14 best United States road trips that any traveller can take!
1. Mohawk Trail
Winding its way through Massachusetts, the Mohawk Trail is where you want to go for your Autumn leaf peeping.
2. Peak to Peak Highway
This Colorado road trip will give you a taste of what makes the Rocky Mountain so enticing, and it might be greatly aided by the local herbs…
3. Tunnel of Trees
It’s one of the shortest road trips on the list, but you won’t care while looking at the trees and foliage that literally create a tunnel over the road.
4. Maui Hana Highway
When you take this nearly 40-mile road trip, you’ll discover exactly why people refer to Hawaii as a paradise.
5. Blue Ridge Parkway
This nearly 500 mile journey between North Carolina and Virginia will give you the opportunity to experience the beautiful landscape of the area.