The Absolute Best States to See on Your Summer Road Trip

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Get your bags packed and get out on the open road this summer. 

A road trip is the perfect way to kick off summer and celebrate warmer temperatures. We've rounded up 20 great states that are worth seeing and that will reward family travelers or a group of friends.

So, load up the trunk and hit the road to these states. We've got you covered, whether you love hiking, swimming in the ocean, visiting a great city or simply enjoy a leisurely drive.

Get out of town and get into a relaxed summer state.

Click here to see the best states for a summer road trip

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