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.

Denver to the Grand Canyon North and South Rims

This route, which takes you from Denver south through Colorado and into NM before heading west toward the Grand Canyon, is seeped in southwestern American Indian history. Read More...

Historic Route 66 Road Trip from Chicago to Santa Monica

Get your kicks on Route 66. Plunge deep into Americana in this 2,448-mile odyssey from Chicago to Santa Monica, Calif. Read More...

Los Angeles to Grand Canyon Road Trip

See oceans, canyons, and everything in between on this 1,208-mile route that stops at Joshua Tree, Lake Havasu, Route 66, and Yuma. Read More...

San Diego to the Grand Canyon Road Trip

Explore the Southwest's hot spots traveling from southern California to natural playgrounds and urban settings in Arizona, capped off at the Grand Canyon. Read More...

Taos, Santa Fe, and Albuquerque to Grand Canyon

Explore New Mexico's charms cruising 605 miles from Albuquerque to the Grand Canyon on a 7-day trip via America's historic Route 66. 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...

Utah Parks Plus Grand Canyon Loop

Explore Utah by visiting every national park in the state plus other slick rock jewels such as Kanab, Vernal, Flaming Gorge, Park City, and Salt Lake City. Read More...