The road trip is a quintessential American experience. Organizing a cross-country journey, a family vacation, or a solo trek takes a lot of thought and preparation, which is why we’ve rounded up everything you might need to plan a road trip, whether it be a cross-country journey, a family vacation, or a solo trek. From gear roundups to the best routes to nifty services and entertainment to help you survive (literally and figuratively), here’s a comprehensive USA road trip planner. Keep coming back throughout the month of June 2018 as we add more to our guide.
To get you started on your adventure, here is a quick rundown of the road trip essentials:
Must-have gear, gadgets, and services
Best road trip songs of all time
Where to find the most bizarre roadside attractions
Road trip apps to make the journey easier
The best cars and ultra-light travel trailers to consider
Our favorite road trip snacks