Welcome to Well Planned Journey
Hi, I’m Julia! Here you’ll find ultra-detailed national park itineraries, guides, and more. My goal is to help you plan once-in-a-lifetime trips to America’s national parks, without all the stress that normally comes with planning a vacation.
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Book Your Hotel
Hotels. com is the best tool for comparing prices on hotels near national parks and getting the best price.
Find a Car
Rentalcars. com is an excellent tool to compare the prices of rental cars across all the major companies and score the best deal.
Hands down, the best place to shop for outdoor gear is REI Co-op. Members get 10% cash back and a flexible one-year return policy.
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Well Planned Journey shares ultra-detailed blog posts on national parks, road trips, and must-have gear. If you’re just browsing, keep scrolling! If you’re looking for something in particular, use the search box below.
Ultimate National Park Checklist
Discover all 63 US national parks in this detailed guide sharing the best things to do in every park, plus a free printable checklist to help you document your national park bucket list!