Vancouver’s downtown is almost an island, bordered on three sides by False Creek, English Bay, and Vancouver Harbour, which encourages the buildings there to grow tall.

Driving to Vancouver, BC

Poised to become the tourism jewel of Canada, Vancouver BC is a must-see on a PNW road trip. Here’s why, plus directions, traffic, and border crossing tips.

A sea stack on the beach at Port Orford, Oregon.

Driving to the Oregon Coast

Dotted with unique towns, the Oregon Coast is a PNW road trip must. Here are directions to the Coast’s tide pools and townships from other PNW destinations.

A stunning sunrise over the Grand Canyon.

Essential Information about Driving in the Grand Canyon

For the most part, driving in Grand Canyon National Park is relatively easy—so easy that it can lead to a false sense of security. Here are some key tips to make your drive a successful one, including information on backcountry driving, road conditions, and where to fill up your tank.