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Road Trip Essentials

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Are you planning your next adventure? Check out these Road Trip Essentials to help make your next road trip easier then the last! We’re here to help you get organized, have some fun, stay comfortable, and to make sure you don’t forget the snacks!

#1 on or Road Trip Essential list is this CRAVEBOX Snack Box Variety Pack. Avoid countless stops at the gas station. With 45 snacks in this care package you’ll be fully loaded for your whole trip. On Road Trips nothing is more essential then snacks! Add to Cart

Perfect for your RV or road trip mobile, check out this 50 State Bumper Sticker! Its illustrations are super cool and clever. Travel the country in style with this on your bumper. Add to Cart

Who’s ready to have some fun?! Have some family fun playing Shotgun! – The Hilarious Family Card Game for Road Trips. Perfect for the family road trip with preteens. Have some laughs and some bonding while you hit the road on your next adventure. Add to Cart

Every kid is going to love Regal Games Travel Bingo Set. Perfect for road trips, these bingo cards are super fun and convenient. Great for all ages. Add to Cart

The Thule Force Cargo Box is amazing!! If you go anywhere with two or more people this a must. The perfect place to put things you don’t need all the time. Things that might be dirty like beach chairs or dirty laundry; or everything from breakables to fishing gear, even skis. I use mine on every trip! Rather your car is overflowing or you just want to be more organized this is the one thing I can assure you that you won’t regret purchasing. They are worth the prices, this will last you for years. With doors on each side, access is not an issue. They stay dry and lock through all weather and the carrier doesn’t affect your back door. Add to Cart

TOOENJOY 2022 Adjustable Car Door Latch Step – Add these to your Cargo Box order. They are the perfect step you need to be able to easy reach the box. Perfect for loading, unloading, and organizing. Add to Cart

We all know how long and uncomfortable the ride can feel at times. What better way to stay comfy then with this Neck Pillow! At just under a pound and made of memory foam, this travel Neck Pillow is perfect for long car rides, helping to limit side to side head movements. Rest assured, you’ll be resting easy during your road trip with this pillow! Add to Cart

Long road trips can be killer on your back, so get some lumbar support with this Dreamer Car Back Support. Fits any seat to keep you comfy on your long drives. Add to Cart

Perfect for the bum on long car rides, get your ComfiLife Gel Enhanced Seat Cushion. Avoid all the rest stops with this comfy cushion you’ll stay comfortable longer. Add to Cart

Snooze away with this Caujon Car Headrest Pillow perfect for long road trips. Great for children and adults, avoid a cranked neck with this head support. Fits practically any car seat, and easy to install. Just strap it in and catch some zzzzz’s. Add to Cart

The Drop Stop is an essential for any vehicle. As seen on Shark Tank the Drop Stop is perfect for avoiding losing things in between your seat and counsel. How many times have you had to dig your phone out from that dark hole? Too many times, order this today! Add to Cart

Keep all of your important cards, passports, and more in your Car Visor Organizer. The perfect place to keep all of your documents organized and handy. No need to search for your ID, or credit card. It even has a zipper compartment for documents and a holder for your sunglasses. Add to Cart

Keep the sun out with these Car Side Window Sunshades. Perfect for the little ones and the older ones. Take a nap in the shade or gain some privacy to change. These retractable blinds are so nice for road trips. Add to Cart

Looking for a night under the stars or simply just trying to save some money? Inflatable Air Mattresses are a must for any adventure. These are not your normal Air Mattress, these mattresses fit to the make and model of your car, SUV, or pickup! Deigned to fit in the back seat, all Air Mattresses come with an inflator/deflator, inflatable pillows, repair kit and a carrying handbag for easy storage. Add to Cart

Sleeping in a SUV is great especially with the WEY&FLY SUV Air Mattress. Sleeping on an air mattress made for the back of a SUV is a total game changer. You don’t have to bring a ton of blankets for padding anymore and you don’t have to try to find a air mattress that is close to filling the space so you get the most room. It’s all in this mattress. Save money and sleep comfortably in the car! Add to Cart

Don’t want the inflatable mattress? Go with the ABE Non-Inflatable Car Mattress, it is a folding car mat that is better than trying to squeeze in the back seat. This mattress gives you the whole back seat and sets up in less than a minute. Take advantage of the whole back seat and save money while your at it. Add to Cart

We know the countless hours behind the wheel is what makes a road trip fun and adventurous! What better way to simplify your road trip than with this Steering Wheel Desk? Simply hook on your steering wheel and you have a table for anything you may need! Perfect for eating, writing, using your laptop, and more. Limit the time inside and leave more time for the road. Add to Cart

What a silly item to be on the road trip essentials list. Well this small dry erase board can slide between the seats taking up almost no room! Rather it’s playing tic tac toe, hangman or just drawing this is a much needed item. Ever drive by someone and wanna tell them something? Hey you have a flat tire, or nice car wanna race? This little white board can come in handy and be a lot of fun. Add to Cart

Going to the beach for shelling? You may think the Exact Design Shell Rake is not needed. Well….. You might be wrong. This is a very much appreciated beach tool. If you are looking for shark teeth it is basically an essential. Sift through sand and water with ease, and watch your collection grow. This may not exactly be a Road Trip Essential but it definitely is a Beach Essential, and what’s a road trip without a stop at the beach? Add to Cart

Are you a rock, shell, or shark teeth collector? You need something to put your finds in and these MUYIZI Beach Mesh Bags are perfect. If you are collecting shells you may want two. One for ALL the shells and another for the fragile shells. These are perfect little bags but not too little and it lets the sand fall out. With the zipper everything else will stay put. Add to Cart

These ULEEKA Car Backseat Organizer with 10″ Table Holders are perfect for back seat passengers. Keep the kids entertained with movies on their tablet, and keep their snacks and toys organized and easily accessible. Add to Cart

This Car Seat Organizer is essential to any road trip, keeping you organized for the road ahead.  Sturdy and portable, this organizer also comes equipped with a cooler to keep all your drinks cool. Plenty of storage provides ample space to put things for the kiddos or important documents for the adults. Get yours today and get everything right where you need it! Add to Cart

Tuck it away with this Car Ceiling Cargo Net. Easily hang this cargo net from the ceiling of your vehicle and store toys, blankets, towels, and more. Perfect for optimizing your space on your road trip. Add to Cart

Stay clean with the K KNODEL Car Trash Can with Lid. Its leak proof top makes sure what ever you put in the trash stays there. Compact enough to fit nicely in the car but big enough to hold your trash until your next pit stop. Add to Cart

Keep the sand and dirt away with the THISWORX Car Vacuum Cleaner. We all love the beach but we don’t want to take the sand with us. This portable mini vacuum is perfect for tidying up your vehicle. Give your car a quick once over to keep the sand at the beach and the fries in the trash. Add to Cart

We all love our furry friends, but we don’t always love their dirty paws. Get the Dexas MudBuster Portable Dog Paw Washer and keep your vehicle clean and your fur baby happy. Let them play all they want knowing they’ll have clean paws for the car ride home. Add to Cart

The availability for a clean restroom is not always available and can be a major inconvenience on your road trip. Limit times stopping and thus interrupting your travels with this stand-up female urination device. Made of durable silicone, this urination device is free from any harmful chemicals and will not irritate the skin!  Now, women won’t have to worry about dirty public facilities and risking their safety. This device is compact, lightweight and most of all reusable. Add to Cart

When you gotta go you gotta go. Keep these OUMEE Pee Bags in the car, for when you just can’t stop. Perfect for camping, or hiking, road trips and more. You never know when you’ll gotta go. Add to Cart

Thule Tepui Explorer Ayer 2 Rooftop Tent– A rooftop tent, how perfect does life get. Able to sleep 2 people and be able to get put up by 1 person in less than 5 minutes (3.5 minutes). This is the perfect for couples or 2 people looking for easy camping options. It stores itself on top of the car so no worries of how you can fit the tent in the car while driving. Add to Cart

Mockins Hitch Mount Cargo Carrier Cargo Trailer– Rather you have the rooftop carrier and need just a little more space or you need a place to carry a few more things. This cargo trailer is perfect for coolers and other things that just don’t fit in the car great. I think everyone could use more space in the car while on a road trip. Easy to install and easy to take off. Add to Cart

These HOMEST Wash Me Travel Laundry Bags are perfect for traveling. Keep your dirty laundry separate, while still being able to pack it away. Add to Cart

Thule RideAlong Child Bike Seat is the perfect way to enjoy vacation with the little ones. Let them sit and relax while you peddle them around town or on the trails. You will be able to get more out of vacations while enjoying it with the kids and the kids wont be dead tired from walking or riding their own bike. Add to Cart

Renting Kayaks is expensive and if you are a kayaker, not kayaking on vacation is not an option. Bring your own with these DRSPORTS Two Pairs Universal Foldable J-Bar Car Roof Top Carrier. They will hold your kayaks, canoes, bodyboards, snowboards, and more safety. Easy to load, don’t miss out on kayaking because you don’t want to pay the rental fees. Add to Cart

Keep all your handheld devices charged properly with this Power Inverter designed to plug into the vehicle’s cigarette lighter port. Compact by design with multiple charging ports, this power inverter will keep all your fellow road trippers devices charged and ready for the road ahead. Add to Cart

We all know unexpected circumstances will present themselves on the road. It is best to be prepared and ready to tackle any situation in your way. What better way to assist with that then this Roadside Emergency Car Kit with Jumper Cables? This basic emergency kit also includes basic tools such as sockets, wire cutters, utility knife, screwdrivers, tire gauge, whistle, compass, thermometer, and more! This really is an all-in-one emergency kit that will keep you ready for the road ahead! This is a very important, practical, Road Trip Essential. Add to Cart

Check out this CleverMade Collapsible Cooler Bag that will store all your favorite cold drinks and food for your road trip! Patented snap hinges on each side of cooler provide support when opened and has the capacity to hold 50 cans! Perfect for the road, picnics, camping, etc. This collapsible cooler bag will for sure come in handy on those hot summer days! Add to Cart

Don’t have enough space to bring you kayak? Bring these Intex Challenger Kayak Inflatable Set with Aluminum Oars. Don’t miss out on a good river or lake run and don’t worry about if they will have any rentals left. Just bring your own. Easy to bring in your car or SUV. Add to Cart

Love paddle boarding but don’t have a easy way to haul or a place to store it? The Roc Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board is compact and fits nicely in your trunk and is easily stored in a small apartment. Enjoy paddle boarding anywhere you go. Add to Cart

Thule T2 Pro XT/XTR Hitch Bike Rack – Going on vacation and being able to bring the bikes is perfect. Whether your going on trails or strolling thru downtown, having a bike can allow you to see so much more on vacation in a shorter amount of time. When you can bring your own bike you save money on renting them. This bike rack makes loading easy and holds the bikes very well. With this bike rack you won’t have to worry about how you are going to fit the bikes. Add to Cart

Sklon Tailgate Bike Pad with Built in Anti-Theft Locking System – Securely Transport Up to 5 Mountain Bikes on Most Full and Mid Size Pickup Truck Models. Protect your tailgate and haul your bikes with this tailgate locking protector. Be able to bring the whole families bikes is something a little more doable with this gadget. This will not only protect your truck it will also protect your bikes by locking them in place. Add to Cart

With a full Amazon Cart, you are now ready for your next Adventure! Road Trips can be long, they can be brutal, but they will give you unforgettable memories. Hopefully, these Road Trip Essentials will make your travels a little easier. Share your thoughts and reviews with us in the comments, we’d love to know your Road Trip Essentials. 

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