About Roadside America
RoadsideAmerica.com is a caramel-coated-nutbag-full of odd and hilarious travel destinations -- over 12,000 places in the USA and Canada -- ready for exploration.
Road trip know-it-alls Doug Kirby, Ken Smith and Mike Wilkins introduced readers to the world of offbeat tourist attractions with their books, Roadside America and New Roadside America. On the web since 1994 (RoadsideAmerica.com launched in 1996), and with a companion iPhone application since 2010, they're accompanied by an eager horde of tipsters shoving little pushpins of peculiarity into the landscape. You'll also find the Roadside guys on Facebook and Twitter, curating the latest offbeat attraction news and discoveries.
Navigating the Web Site
Browse by state, search by keywords or city, or just wander the backroads of our offbeat attraction stories and tips.
Trunkations: our latest rants and ruminations.
Sight of the Week is an outstanding attraction we've visited, new each week!
Aiding your research and travel planning, you can try Roger™, to find thousands of great attractions.When he craps out, you can still use Google to search the site.
Instantly find oddball landmarks on our interactive maps. It's easier than ever to plan a day trip, or find everything near a particular city or in a state. Attraction Maps