The Backroad Blog
Jefferson County, Tennessee, is the "Lakeside of the Smokies" and home to historical Dandridge, Lake Douglas, and the Bush's Beans Visitor Center. I was a guest of Jefferson County Tourism, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Jefferson County, Tennessee...
Anderson County, Tennessee, is home to Norris Dam State Park, the Museum of Appalachia, the Secret City of Oak Ridge, Civil Rights-era Clinton, Rocky Top, and much more!
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Relive the Clinton 12 story, an all but forgotten account of desegregation during the Civil Rights Movement, at Tennessee's Green McAdoo Cultural Center. I was a guest of Anderson County, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. The Clinton 12 Story You may...
A drive across Pennsylvania from Erie to Raystown Lake takes us to Presque Isle State Park, Trough Creek State Park, Lincoln Caverns, and other scenic sites.
A collection of Oregon road trip ideas and itineraries for the Tualatin Valley, the Tillamook Coast, the Mt. Hood Territory, and the Columbia River Gorge.
The Raystown Lake Region of Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, is a hidden treasure, offering history, scenic views, and the best in outdoor recreation.
Even when on a tight schedule, don’t miss Presque Isle State Park, Escape Game, Sara’s Diner, and other fun things to do in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Tour seven of Oregon’s roadside Columbia River Gorge waterfalls with this convenient 3 to 4-hour itinerary along the Historic Columbia River Highway.
Kayaking with sea lions below Willamette Falls and a visit to an organic farm with a killer view headline an urban adventure in Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory.
A Kansas – Missouri road trip route takes me to Wichita, Tallgrass Prairie, Council Grove, Topeka, Osawatomie, Kansas City, Independence, and other sites along the way.
A pullover-packed drive along the North Oregon Pacific Coast is a scenic vision with rocky cliffs, crashing waves, plunging waterfalls, and rainy hikes.