Weekend Getaways

Backroads weekend getaways are the best way to enjoy a quick, active escape in some of the world’s most beautiful places. Whether you have limited time or are just looking for a quick outdoor escape, these 4-day and weekend getaways feature phenomenal, luxurious hotels, incredible activity and impeccable support. The result? You’ll feel relaxed and rejuvenated after just a long weekend trip—and ready to plan your next active adventure.

The world leader in active travel, Backroads has been hosting incredible active escapes for over 40 years. Our new weekend getaways offer a bite-sized version of the complete Backroads experience and make it easier than ever to embark on a Backroads adventure. Ready for an escape? Peruse our full collection of wonderful weekend getaways below. See you out in the sunshine!

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Arizona Saguaro & Tucson Bikers Riding in Desert

Arizona's Saguaro & Tucson Multi-Adventure Tour - 4-Day Getaway

National Park Adventures in the Sun

Aspen's Glacial Valleys Bike Tour - Active Weekend Getaway

Aspen's Glacial Valleys Bike Tour - 4-Day Getaway

Chic Lodging & World-Class Cycling in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

Oregon Multi-Adventure Tour - Active Weekend Getaway

Bend Oregon Multi-Adventure Tour - Weekend Getaway

Mountain Town Charms, Splendid State Parks & the Deschutes River

Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Multi-Adventure Tour - Biker & Trees

California's Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Multi-Adventure Tour

Desert Trails & Iconic National Park Landscapes

Hiking on Backroads Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Walking & Hiking Tour

California's Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Walking & Hiking Tour - 4-Day Getaway

National Park Jumbo Rocks & Desert Oases

Charleston - Backroads South Carolina to Georgia Multi-Adventure Tour

Charleston Multi-Adventure Tour - Weekend Getaway

History & Charm in the South Carolina Low Country

Death Valley Bike Tours

Death Valley Bike Tour - 4-Day Getaway

California's Dramatic Desert

Mt. Rushmore, Black Hills, South Dakota

Mount Rushmore & the Black Hills Multi-Adventure Tour – 4-Day Getaway

South Dakota’s Pinnacles & Prairies

Sonoma County Wine Country Weekend Bike Tours

Sonoma Wine Country Bike Tour - Weekend Getaway

From Redwoods to Sonoma County Vineyards

Texas bluebonnet field

Texas Bike Tour - Weekend Getaway

A Cyclist's Playground in the Heart of Texas

Zion National Park Canyon Bike Tour

Utah's Zion Multi-Adventure Tour - Weekend Getaway

Southwest National Park Gems

Vermont Bike Tour - Active Weekend Getaway

Vermont Bike Tour - Weekend Getaway

Historic Stowe & the Green Mountains

Whistler Hiking Tour Bowen Island British Columbia

Whistler Walking & Hiking Tour - Weekend Getaway

Vancouver, Sunshine Coast & Blackcomb Mountain