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The 5 Best Road Trips to Take This Spring

PureWow Logo By editor@purewow.com (PureWow) of PureWow | Slide 1 of 6: <p><strong>Time needed:</strong> 4 days </p><p>The journey from Kennebunkport to Bar Harbor is just over 200 miles, all along tiny fishing towns, craggy coastline and harbors filled with bobbing sailboats. Grab a heaping, buttery lobster roll from <a href="http://www.theclamshack.net/home">The Clam Shack</a> before heading north on U.S 1 and stopping at the harbor towns of Popham Beach, Boothbay, Bath and Rockport. (Each has an enchanting main street lined with ice cream parlors and old bookstores.) Continue north to the summer town of Bar Harbor to spend a day or two exploring Acadia National Park, where rocky beaches meet rustic forest.</p><p><a href="http://www.purewow.com/travel/friendliest-towns-in-america"><strong>RELATED</strong>: The Friendliest Towns in America</a></p>

We’re in the home stretch, people: Spring, in all her bird-chirpring, flower-blooming glory is on the horizon. So, how about planning a good old-fashioned road trip for you and the clan? Here are five stunning drives around the country perfect for the changing seasons.

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