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Our Blog: June 3, 2019

Road Trip Packing List and Tips


  • Paper maps, GPS, or map app
  • Ball or a frisbee
    • If you have some space in the car, pack a ball. It’s a great way to tire out the kids during short stops on the road. Alternatively pack a frisbee or a foldable frisbee.
  • Car seat organizers
  • UV window shade
  • Coloring and activity books
  • Reusable water bottles
  • First Aid Kit:
    • Cold pack
    • Band-Aids
    • Disinfectant
    • Pain medicine (for kids and adults)
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Sunscreen
  • Healthy road trip snacks:
    • Beef jerky
    • Granola bars
    • Trail mix and nuts
    • Dried fruits
    • Cheese snacks
    • Fruits such as apples, easy to peel oranges, bananas, grapes
    • Veggies such as carrot sticks, pepper slices, celery sticks
    • Homemade sandwiches
    • Yogurt
    • Juice boxes
    • Hard boiled eggs
  • Tablet or smart device
  • Headphones
  • Battery pack/power bank
  • Sunglasses
  • Instant stain removers
  • Carpet and upholstery wipes
  • Trash bags
  • Neck pillows and blankets
  • Music playlist
  • Your patience!