Road Trip Ideas

Driving to the Grand Canyon is the ultimate road trip. We have many scenic, adventure-packed itineraries complete with downloadable trip maps.

Cheyenne, WY to the Grand Canyon South Rim

From Cheyenne, travel south to Denver, CO, before heading west to Grand Junction and Moab, then south through Monument Valley and Lake Powell, and arriving at the Grand Canyon's South Rim. Read More...

Denver to the Grand Canyon South Rim

From Denver, head south on I-25 to Colorado Springs, Pueblo and Trinidad before arriving at Las Vegas, NM. Continue west to Santa Fe, and then Albuquerque, NM before taking I-40 West to Gallup, NM. Continue west to Flagstaff, AZ, north to Valle and soon after, Grand Canyon's South Rim. Read More...

Grand Canyon Motorcycle Tour with Kathy

Follow Kathy as she rides her Harley from Phoenix to Flagstaff, Monument Valley, Bryce and Zion National Parks, North and South Rim, and Route 66 Read More...

Historic Route 66 - Las Vegas to Grand Canyon South Rim

Check out this road trip that cruises Route 66 for 573 miles from Albuquerque to Las Vegas with a stop at the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Read More...

Los Angeles to the Grand Canyon South Rim

Experience two famous cities, Los Angeles and Las Vegas, en route to the Grand Canyon's South Rim. Trip highlights include the Mojave Desert and Lake Mead. Read More...

Reno & Las Vegas to Grand Canyon South Rim

Start in Reno, NV before heading south to enjoy the beauty of Lake Tahoe. From South Lake Tahoe, head south to Las Vegas, NV before continuing to Kingman, AZ. From here it follows the Historic Route 66 to Peach Springs and Seligman. Then it's I-40 East to Williams, AZ, and north to Grand Canyon's South Rim. Read More...

Salt Lake City, Utah to the Grand Canyon North Rim

Start in Salt Lake City, Utah's cultural and outdoor city before traveling south on I-15 through Provo, Nephi, Cedar City and St. George, UT. From St. George, continue southeast to Colorado City, Fredonia, and Jacob Lake, before continuing south to Grand Canyon's North Rim. (IMPORTANT: North Rim is open from mid-May through mid-October) Read More...

Tucson & Phoenix to the Grand Canyon South Rim

See the Grand Canyon State's finest in 362 miles. Start at Tucson and drive through Phoenix, Sedona, Verde Valley, arriving at the South Rim. Read More...

Tucson, Arizona to Grand Canyon North Rim

Start 60 miles north of the Mexican border in Tucson before traveling through Phoenix, Scottsdale, Sedona, Flagstaff, and arriving at the South Rim and then the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. Read More...

Utah Parks Plus Grand Canyon Loop

Explore Utah by visiting every national park in the state plus other slick rock jewels on this 10-day, 1,302 road trip with options for the North and South Rims. Read More...