Camping newbie? Some states are lending gear to first-time campers!

If you really think about it, camping is deeply ironic. The whole point is to live simply, escape the hassle of everyday life, and get back to nature... but "living simply" can get pretty...

Drift away to your happy place with this relaxing cabin video

This post is brought to you by our very good friends at KOA! Distracting yourself in class? Slogging through your to-dos, waiting for 5pm to roll around at your office desk job? Stuck at home watching...

Airstreams, cabooses and teepees, oh my! Here’s our guide to glamping KOA-style

This post is brought to you by our very good friends at KOA! Glamping; some people love it, others think it defeats the purpose of camping entirely. What few realize, though, is that it can...

Hacks to make your campsite feel more like home sweet home

This post is brought to you by our very good friends at KOA! Want to try camping, but unsure if you can feel totally at ease without the comforts of home? Don't worry, you're totally...

These “bubble hotels” are the ultimate camping experience

Sure, the idea of sleeping under the stars sounds romantic and charming, but it's not exactly practical. Bugs, bad weather, other nearby campers, and more can make what was supposed to be a serene...

Here’s why Kelly Park Rock Springs is one of Orlando’s best-kept secrets

After two very intense (and fun) days in Disney World with my 2 year-old toddler, we needed a little break. So, I did a quick search of what was in the area, within 30-40...
real-life Camp Crystal Lake from Friday 13th

A rare chance to visit the real-life Camp Crystal Lake from Friday 13th

Chh chh chh... hahh hahh hahh... That's the sound of fear. Well, actually it's the bone-chilling sound from composer Harry Manfredini that has come to immortalize Friday the 13th. But, it sets the right tone...

This new beer is the ultimate survivalist camping hack

For some, camping is a reckoning between man and nature. For others, it's an excuse to drink beer around a campfire. And now, craft brewing icon Dogfish Head has created the perfect product for...

How to camp for free on your road trip… any time, any place

Knowing how to camp for free... it's pretty much the ultimate road trip hack. Between gas, food, and admission to attractions along the way, travel isn't cheap. Finding ways to make your money go...

This nomad is proof that you don’t need a driver’s license to experience van...

Next time you find yourself fantasizing about hitting the road, consider all of the excuses we make to ourselves for not just going for it. We at Roadtrippers believe that there's no excuse you...

This new floating, inflatable tent is a camping game-changer

The worst part about camping is probably sleeping on the hard ground. Sure, there's stuff you can buy to make your night more comfortable... but what if there was a tent that could solve...
red river gorge treehouses

These Red River Gorge treehouses are ridiculously whimsical

Hundreds of natural sandstone arches, dramatic cliffs, dense forest, rugged rivers, and babbling waterfalls; it goes without saying that the Red River Gorge in Kentucky is a pretty special, and totally stunning, spot. Seriously,...

Spend the night in the 19th century at Silver City Ghost Town

It's true, ghost towns are pretty amazing vacation destinations. And Silver City Ghost Town is no exception. Located just 70 miles southwest of Boise, Idaho, this abandoned settlement was once a boomtown. Now, it's...

This Alaskan island glamping resort looks like something out of a dream

Alaska is an insanely beautiful wilderness well worth exploring, but it can seem a bit... overwhelming. Especially for those more used to traveling in comfort. If you're more into glamping than camping, you can...
glamping in zion

You can now go glamping in Zion at this brand-spanking-new resort

A trip through Zion National Park guaranteed to be filled with adventure. But, after a long day of hiking Angels Landing, The Subway, or The Narrows, you're probably gonna need a good night's sleep....