Jan. 19, 2018
Taking a road trip? Well, trekking across the country is expensive enough, so here are some free pit stops that are well worth a detour.
Just outside Las Vegas, these colorful rocks are right off the road — and free to visit.
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If you’re lucky enough to visit when the tide is out, the occasional pools of water make this pit stop otherworldly and a perfect spot for an Instagram shot.
This convenient stop is en route to Yellowstone. Stop by if you want to see some waterfalls and get a hike in.
The Nubble Lighthouse is one of the most photographed in the country, and you can see it free of charge.
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If you plan on stopping by the Grand Canyon, a free pit stop to check Horseshoe Bend’s scenery is on the way.
This zany Route 66 art installation called Cadillac Ranch was meant to confuse locals. It seems like it succeeded in confusing people from all over.
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You can explore 3.3 million acres of the final frontier for free at the Glacier Bay National Park. Don’t forget to pack thermals.
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