Saturday, July 13, 2024


I-5 doesn't have to be a long, boring drive... You're a little ahead of schedule and you've got a few extra hours, so what's your hurry? Why not take a side trip? Get off the Interstate and discover the real America... small towns, scenic coastlines, historic communities and some of the west coast's most enjoyable roadtrips.

Old Fisherman's Wharf - Monterey County, California

This Summer Make Plans to Explore the World within Monterey County

California’s Monterey County, from coastal Carmel-by-the-Sea to the rich Salinas Valley, is a testament that there is no need to travel out of the country for sublime views, world-class adventures, rich culture and fine...
Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway - Photo by Ben Stanfield | I-5 Exit Guide

Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway

Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway cuts a path through the mountains, lakes, and forests of central Oregon. Volcanism and glaciation formed more than 150 lakes for which the region is well known...
Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway | I-5 Exit Guide

The Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway

From rolling, oak-covered hills to towering coniferous forests; from roaring whitewater rapids to incised inter-canyon lava flows; the Rogue-Umpqua Scenic Byway invites you...
I-5 Family Road Trip | I-5 Exit Guide

Road Trip Planner: 10 Cool Stops Along Oregon’s I-5

Interstate 5 is often called America’s West Coast Main Street, roughly running parallel to the Pacific Ocean from Mexico to Canada. Oregon's portion of I-5 traverses 308 miles of relatively flat countryside from California...
Trek Keeper Adventure Tour | Mt. Rainier | Washington | I-5 Exit Guide

Turn Your Road Trip to Mount Rainier into a Children’s Storybook Getaway

Travel Tacoma is excited to announce its latest itinerary, A Children's Storybook Getaway, designed to bring families together for a magical adventure through some of the region's most beloved storybook settings. This new itinerary...