Top 5 Long Weekend Destinations in the United States
With Labor Day just around the corner, adventures over a long weekend are in high demand. Below are our top 5 favorite locations for a long-weekend getaway. Read through and start planning your next escape!
1. Big Bend
Location: Southwest Texas
If hiking and camping are what you seek, Big Bend is your answer! Take a dip in the Rio Grande, gaze upon the limestone cliffs, and camp under a blanket of stars.
Containing rivers, mountains, AND deserts, this National Park has something for everyone.
Location: Western North Carolina
Live music, craft beers, and nature adventures galore, a long weekend in the mountain town of Asheville will surely be a long weekend well spent.
Explore more of the surrounding areas on our Asheville to Great Smoky Mountains trip!
Location: Northern/Central Colorado
Whether you're looking for some fresh air or a spa weekend, the Mile High City of Denver is a perfect choice for a 3-4 day getaway.
Depending on the season, hiking trails or ski slopes are always in abundance!
4. San Francisco Bay
Location: Northern California
Home to the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, the Bay Area plays host to ample shopping, museums, and outdoor activities.
Want to extend your stay: Come on one of our two trips that visit San Francisco!
Location: Southeast New York
A few hours outside of NYC, the Catskills make for an ideal quick escape. From hiking trails, to local boutiques and restaurants, to swimming holes, you can relax your worries away in this New York dreamland.