Episode #14 – A Trip to Glacier National Park; Secrets of Highway Rest Areas
Glacier National Park is one of America’s true natural wonders. Accessible yet far away for most, the park is home to Going-to-the-Sun Road, often cited as one of the most scenic motorways in the world. This week, host Jeremy Krug takes you on a virtual journey to the park and offers some tips to make your trip a memorable one. He’ll tell you where to find the best lodging, the best food, and the best scenery in the park. Don’t be shut out of the best scenery around Mt. Logan; we’ll give our best estimates for when the pass will be open to traffic.
We’ll share some of the fascinating history behind interstate rest areas, showcasing some of our listeners’ favorites and discussing some of our rest area pet peeves. You’ll learn where the most interesting and innovative rest areas in the country are found, plus we’ll give our award for the Cleanest Rest Area in the Country.
This Week in Traffic discussed the worst traffic jams in the world, and our popular clean comedy series On the Lighter Side helps out a driver stuck in a giant traffic jam. Don’t miss this week’s edition of Road Trip Radio!