United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Folly, Surfside, Carolina or Wrightsville Beach?
  2. 2 Moving to Dallas - Where to live?
  3. 3 Spring Break @ Big Bend
  4. 4 Lice Happens
  5. 5 Favourite San Francisco hotel / New things to see??
  6. 6 Arches Devils Garden
  7. 7 universal studios and disney
  8. 8 Amtrack: Denver to California?
  9. 9 Steelhead fishing in Kenai Alaska
  10. 10 RV camping near Yosemite NP
  11. 11 Big Sure in June
  12. 12 Travel options between Las Vegas and Grand Canyon South Rim
  13. 13 Road trip to NP: from Denver to San Francisco or the other way around?
  14. 14 Savannah hotel
  15. 15 Utah National Parks visit
  16. 16 marriot cypress harbour
  17. 17 Hotel in Reno
  18. 18 Hwy 1/Big Sur Update
  19. 19 Visiting Glacier Nat'l Park with 18 mo old.
  20. 20 Westhester/Bronx/Yonkers area event planning
  21. 21 Big Island of Hawaii - itinerary ideas for 7-10 day trip
  22. 22 Oregon: Portland, Redwood NP, Crater Lake
  23. 23 Retiring to Tucson
  24. 24 Trinity Site, NM
  25. 25 Santa Fe Itineray
View next 25 » Back to the top

Road Trippin TN, KY, WV

Jump to last reply

Hi There. We are planning a family road trip in less than 2 weeks. We have 7-8 days. We will start in St. Louis with about a day there (more?) (originally from NY) and head onto Memphis, TN. Here is a list I have of stops:
Memphis
Nashville
Smoky Mtn NP
Mammoth Cave NP
Cumberland Gap NP
Shenendoah NP
End at Sesame Place, PA

Hubs and I are in our late 30s, love scenic drives, NPs (when we hiked sans kids) and the natural beauty of our land. Kids (8, 6 and 2) probably have other ideas however. We are not going in a camper, but a minivan and plan on camping some nights, maybe lodges others. Am looking for information on how much time we should devote at each place, whether you think something is not worth a stop or if I should replace something? Obviously need kid-friendly recs and even good lodge like (but clean/pretty) accomodations for the nights in between we do not camp. Any input you could give would be most appreciated! Ideal would be to end up at Sesame Place in Langhorn PA on Saturday morning, start is previous Saturday spent in St. Louis.
Thanks in advance!

24 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement