Stay off the Interstates
Most calling card roads are overrated.
Zig Zag. Get to the interior of areas.
National Parks are always good.
Colorado does not have all the mountains
California has amazing forest roads
WA, OR, ID has huge desert areas
Death Valley is the most surprising Nat Park I've visited.
Throw away the schedule You'll figure that in about a week..
8 months !!! Need a guide? I will guide for gas.