Winter road trips

in the United States

Ready to find your winter adventure on the open road? These are the best winter road trips in the USA, perfect for a long weekend getaway or a midweek escape.

Winter is the perfect time for a Louisiana road trip. Start in New Orleans and head south to Houma, Thibodaux, and Cocodrie. 

New Orleans and the Bayou

Start in Atlanta and road trip to Helen and Savanah Georgia, and Greenville and Charleston, South Carolina.

Georgia and South Carolina

If you start in Homestead, south of Miami, the ocean highway scenic journey to Key West takes about three hours.

The Florida Keys

Start in Las Vegas and visit Death Valley and Joshua Tree National Parks, plus Anza Borrego State Park.

California Desert Parks

Vermont’s longest state highway runs 216 miles from north to south, through the rugged Green Mountains. 

Route 100 in Vermont

Experience winter in the Smokies by driving on Highway 441 through Great Smoky Mountain National Park to Cherokee, North Carolina.

Smoky Mountains

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