Voicesfrom theRoad

Real stories from real road trips

George Wood
A self-proclaimed trout bum’s road trip to niche small-town museums in the heartland

A self-proclaimed trout bum’s road trip to niche small-town museums in the heartland

A self-proclaimed trout bum’s road trip to niche small-town museums in the heartland

Retired from 40-plus years as a public-school educator, I decided to become a trout bum. I bought a 13-foot Scamp trailer, loaded it with …

A self-proclaimed trout bum’s road trip to niche small-town museums in the heartland
A 57-day road trip to presidential sites, state capitol buildings, and quirky attractions
Stan Wiebe Mar 28th 2022

A 57-day road trip to presidential sites, state capitol buildings, and quirky attractions

A 57-day road trip to presidential sites, state capitol buildings, and quirky attractions

The road to Holi: Driving 800 miles to celebrate the festival of colors
Navkaran Sandhu Mar 21st 2022

The road to Holi: Driving 800 miles to celebrate the festival of colors

The road to Holi: Driving 800 miles to celebrate the festival of colors

My first camping road trip: 5 days, 5 states, and 5 hours of sleep each night
Clarissa Ceffalo Mar 14th 2022

My first camping road trip: 5 days, 5 states, and 5 hours of sleep each night

My first camping road trip: 5 days, 5 states, and 5 hours of sleep each night

Driving 13,000 miles across the country with a renovated 1956 Airstream
Terry and Sharon Kent Mar 7th 2022

Driving 13,000 miles across the country with a renovated 1956 Airstream

Driving 13,000 miles across the country with a renovated 1956 Airstream

Racing to the top: 17 days of driving and hiking our way across the U.S.
Danielle Kauffmann Feb 28th 2022

Racing to the top: 17 days of driving and hiking our way across the U.S.

Racing to the top: 17 days of driving and hiking our way across the U.S.

11 states in 14 days: Car camping along the most famous routes in the U.S.
Erick Huertas Feb 21st 2022

11 states in 14 days: Car camping along the most famous routes in the U.S.

11 states in 14 days: Car camping along the most famous routes in the U.S.

Regine Rossi
1,000 pictures and 4,500 miles: Adding a new furry family member while moving across the country

1,000 pictures and 4,500 miles: Adding a new furry family member while moving across the country

1,000 pictures and 4,500 miles: Adding a new furry family member while moving across the country

Changing careers can take time, but eventually you reach a point where things start to unfold quickly. That point was the day I accepted …

1,000 pictures and 4,500 miles: Adding a new furry family member while moving across the country
This couple celebrated retirement with a 58-day cross-country road trip
Ken Wagar Feb 7th 2022

This couple celebrated retirement with a 58-day cross-country road trip

This couple celebrated retirement with a 58-day cross-country road trip

Fleeing to our public lands: The power of nature in unsettling times
Faren Rajkumar Jan 31st 2022

Fleeing to our public lands: The power of nature in unsettling times

Fleeing to our public lands: The power of nature in unsettling times

Bringing home Fenway: A multi-state road trip to pick up a puppy
Ashley Rossi Jan 24th 2022

Bringing home Fenway: A multi-state road trip to pick up a puppy

Bringing home Fenway: A multi-state road trip to pick up a puppy

Desert meditation and a pagan wedding: Living our best lives on a never-ending Oregon road trip
Mohit Kaura Jan 17th 2022

Desert meditation and a pagan wedding: Living our best lives on a never-ending Oregon road trip

Desert meditation and a pagan wedding: Living our best lives on a never-ending Oregon road trip

Endless miles of gravel: A solo motorcycle ride from coast to coast on the Trans America Trail
Heather Sinclair Jan 10th 2022

Endless miles of gravel: A solo motorcycle ride from coast to coast on the Trans America Trail

Endless miles of gravel: A solo motorcycle ride from coast to coast on the Trans America Trail

Creeks, camping, and drone disasters on a Tennessee off-roading adventure
Don Renyer Jan 3rd 2022

Creeks, camping, and drone disasters on a Tennessee off-roading adventure

Creeks, camping, and drone disasters on a Tennessee off-roading adventure

Sanna Boman
11 days, 2,000 miles, and 6 perfect strangers: The Alaskan motorcycle adventure of a lifetime

11 days, 2,000 miles, and 6 perfect strangers: The Alaskan motorcycle adventure of a lifetime

11 days, 2,000 miles, and 6 perfect strangers: The Alaskan motorcycle adventure of a lifetime

It was raining as I started my descent, the wind violently whipping water across my visor and making it difficult to see. A hidden …

11 days, 2,000 miles, and 6 perfect strangers: The Alaskan motorcycle adventure of a lifetime
Pizza, hoagies, and Old Bay: Eating and drinking my way from New York City to Washington, D.C.
Johnny Motley Dec 20th 2021

Pizza, hoagies, and Old Bay: Eating and drinking my way from New York City to Washington, D.C.

Pizza, hoagies, and Old Bay: Eating and drinking my way from New York City to Washington, D.C.

Journey west: A cross-country trip with stays at military campgrounds and a few surprises along the way
Kirsten Womack Dec 13th 2021

Journey west: A cross-country trip with stays at military campgrounds and a few surprises along the way

Journey west: A cross-country trip with stays at military campgrounds and a few surprises along the way

An I-40 road trip featuring scenic hikes, horseback rides, starry skies—and truck stops
Angie Vasquez Dec 6th 2021

An I-40 road trip featuring scenic hikes, horseback rides, starry skies—and truck stops

An I-40 road trip featuring scenic hikes, horseback rides, starry skies—and truck stops

Driving Route 66 in a vintage station wagon: A trip filled with nostalgia, gear oil, and pit stops
Austin Swanger Nov 29th 2021

Driving Route 66 in a vintage station wagon: A trip filled with nostalgia, gear oil, and pit stops

Driving Route 66 in a vintage station wagon: A trip filled with nostalgia, gear oil, and pit stops

Hammock naps and s’mores: Scratching my vanlife itch with a tranquil and romantic Outer Banks road trip
Sierra Sarkis Nov 22nd 2021

Hammock naps and s’mores: Scratching my vanlife itch with a tranquil and romantic Outer Banks road trip

Hammock naps and s’mores: Scratching my vanlife itch with a tranquil and romantic Outer Banks road trip

How a trip to the Texas coast made me a full-time roadtripper
Frank Colorado Nov 15th 2021

How a trip to the Texas coast made me a full-time roadtripper

How a trip to the Texas coast made me a full-time roadtripper