If your idea of the perfect getaway includes seeing new breathtaking sights around the U.S. while hiking, trail running, biking, kayaking and more, get ready to meet your next vacation. There’s no better way to cover some ground than turning it into a road trip, complete with a few activities in every nature-filled escape.
You can easily design your trip to the adventures you enjoy most, plus hit the best places in the country to do so. To help you plan it out, we turned to a few experts in the outdoor space who offer insight into making it a fun, action-packed (and stress-free!) trip. Here’s your step-by-step guide to discovering cool new spots while sneaking in some exercise.