20 Incredible Summer Photography Road Trip Ideas

Get ready to hit the road on a photography adventure this summer

Summer is almost here, and many photographers are itching to hit the road on a photography adventure after a year of having to stay close to home. We’ve compiled 20 destinations that offer interesting landscape, wildlife and atmospheric photography opportunities. These summer photography road trip locations are sure to provide stunning scenes, plenty of photographic inspiration and some much-needed rest and relaxation!

“Above The Clouds” By Amy Ames

“Above The Clouds” By Amy Ames

Night photography in Mount Rainier National Park, Washington.

"On a recent Mount Rainier trip, we hiked up 4 miles to the mountain beside Mount Rainer to view the Milky Way. As the sun set and the temperature dropped, we watched the Milky Way slowly shift until it was just over the largest volcano in the U.S. Definitely a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!"