The Escape Campervans Blog

Road Trip Ideas, Camping Tips, Adventure Stories, and Van Life

Off the Beaten Path in Payson, AZ

Sep 17, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Carrie Willink Payson, AZ, is an hour and a half from the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. At most 5,000’ elevation, Payson is a popular destination in the summer to escape the desert heat, and in the winter for Phoenix residents to experience a bit of snow! Payson is a…

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Guide to Coastal Maine

Sep 17, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Carly Eisley A 5-hour drive North from the Escape Campervans Depot in New York will bring you to one of the most picturesque areas of New England; Coastal Maine. With Summer temps are still lingering and the crisp air and foliage of Fall right around the corner, this is the…

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Chautauqua Park, Boulder, CO

Top Things To Do in Boulder, Colorado

Sep 17, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Allison Fitts & Lillian Robinson Whether you know about it from that one Chainsmokers song or for its granola reputation, Boulder, Colorado lives up to its world-renowned status as a classic Colorado town. The state of Colorado is known for its ample outdoor opportunities, delicious food, and overall quirkiness,…

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Olympics Washington

24 hours in Olympic National Park

Aug 23, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades

By Emily Butterfield Before the morning fog could clear from the Seattle skies, I loaded up my car with my hiking, camping and stand-up paddleboard gear and hit the road. I was bound for a 24-hour solo adventure to explore one of my favorite areas of Olympic National Park, just…

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Moraine Lake, Canadian Rockies

Guide to Banff and Jasper National Parks

Aug 23, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Emily Butterfield If you’ve been eyeing the turquoise lakes and snow-capped mountains of the Canadian Rockies, it’s time to stop daydreaming and plan your visit. A road trip through Banff and Jasper National Parks offers endless beauty, a variety of outdoor adventures and convenient camping options. You can even…

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Olympic National Park Family Road Trip

Olympic National Park: Family-Friendly Favorites

Aug 23, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Carrie Willink For the national park junkie, Olympic National Park is a must-visit. This place has so much to offer as there is something for just about every type of person. Whether you’re into rock climbing, hiking, camping, driving, big views — there’s something here for you! As a…

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8 Hikes in 12 Days from Las Vegas to Denver

Jul 13, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Alex McClintock (Twitter: @axmcc) Word to the wise: if you’re a relatively inexperienced hiker, don’t start your 12-day hiking trip with a 19-mile trail. Definitely don’t hike said trail on a 91-degree day. Am I talking from experience? You bet. My girlfriend Sarah and I decided we liked the idea…

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5 Adventures around Mt. Rainier National Park

Jul 6, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Resources

By Emily Butterfield Mt. Rainier, a 14,411-foot mountain in the Cascade Range, is the tallest peak and largest glacial system in the lower 48 states. “The Mountain” – as locals refer to it – is considered one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the world due to amount of lava…

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Suspension Bridges British Columbia

All things suspension bridges (near Vancouver, BC)

Jul 6, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Carrie Willink I remember back in the day before the ‘gram I was scrolling through blogs and saw it; the suspension bridge that made my dreams grow big! As I got older I kept exploring around, not really sure how to ever find one of these bridges. Then, boom.…

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Monterey to Big Sur: The Perfect Day Along the Mid-California Coast

Jul 6, 2018 | Depot Locations, Escapades, Renter Stories, Resources

By Allison Fitts & Lillian Robinson When planning for a California trip, most people think of either the northern or southern reasons of the state. And for good reason, too – there are Escape Campervans depots in San Francisco to the north and Los Angeles to the south. But whether…

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