E-mail Newsletter Archives
'Tis the season... for new Backroads catalogs! December 2013
We're pleased to let you know that our 2014 catalogs of Biking & Multisport, Walking & Hiking and Family Trips are now available. Order yours online or phone us at 800-462-2848 and we'll drop them in the mail for you.
Meet Our New Bike Fleet, December 2013
Ready for the ride of your life? We've retooled our bike fleet, from frame to pedals. Whichever bike you choose, no matter what your cycling style, count on Backroads to deliver the absolute BEST experience you'll have on two wheels.
Private Trips: The Ultimate Way to Reconnect, November 2013
We've redefined Private Trips for 2014 and they're now incredibly fast and easy to book! You can pick any open date in next year's lineup for your group of 8 or more—just book by December 31st of this year.
Singles-Solos: Why Wait to Make Your Escape? November 2013
Still mulling over where to make your escape this winter? Allow us to suggest an action-packed and enriching Backroads trip just for Singles-Solos!
NEW Family Breakaway Trips, October 2013
Introducing Family Breakaway Trips: Big adventures for families with older teens and 20-somethings! In our favorite destinations worldwide, these trips are packed with active and fun things that older teens and 20-somethings love to do, from biking, kayaking and hiking to discovering local music and nightlife.
NEW Carolinas: Asheville to Greenville Biking, October 2013
The Blue Ridge Mountains are home to some of the most glorious cycling opportunities on the eastern seaboard. We're excited to introduce you to this wonderful new trip in a destination that's been on our radar for a number of years.
Family Trips: New Adventures for You & Yours, October 2013
For 2014, we're unveiling four incredible new family vacations in Iceland & Greenland, South Africa & Botswana, Cuba and California. And we're also excited to debut Family Breakaway Trips: big adventures for families with older teens and 20-somethings!
What's New for Solos? October 2013
There's just something about a Backroads Singles-Solos trip that forges bonds among fellow travelers. And now there's even more reason to rave: coming up in 2014, we're unveiling new adventures just for Singles-Solos, from the idyllic islands of Croatia's Dalmatian Coast, to the ancient villages of Italy, to the vast Alaskan wilderness.
11 New Adventures in 2014, September 2013
From the sparkling icebergs of Greenland to the crashing surf of the California Coast, we're unveiling an incredible array of new adventures in 2014.
Family Active Travel - The Ultimate "Classroom", September 2013
Back to school...back to reality! Kids are back in the classroom, but we wouldn't be surprised if they were daydreaming of the big ole' world to explore away from the textbooks. We wholeheartedly believe that Backroads-style travel is one of the greatest teachers of all.
Singles-Solos Fall Vacations, August 2013
What are you planning for fall? Don't let the season pass without treating yourself to the trip of a lifetime!
Carefree & Crowd-Free Autumn Getaways, August 2013
Fall is an excellent season for carefree travel! The weather is still pleasantly warm, and many other travelers have returned home, allowing for more relaxed, intimate access to must-see sites. Have a look at some of our autumn trips with space available.
Is a Backroads Trip on Your Family's Holiday Wish List? August 2013
While the holiday season can provide a wonderful opportunity to bond as a family, it can also be a pretty stressful time. This year, set yourself up for a carefree active family vacation by joining one of Backroads' unparalleled holiday trips.
Summer Won't Last Forever... Warm up Winter, August 2013
As the carefree days of summer drift by, it's easy to imagine they'll last forever. Don't let the cold months of fall and winter sneak up on you! Now's the perfect time to lock in your plans for an sunny escape!
Exotic Adventures Your Family Will Love, July 2013
Whether it's a naturalist-led jungle hike followed by a white-water rafting excursion in Costa Rica, a twilight camel ride on the beach after a thrilling day of biking in Morocco, or "tramping," kayaking and, yes, even rolling down a hill inside a huge inflated ball in New Zealand, the activities on Backroads Family trips strike the perfect balance between enriching diversions and pure, simple FUN!