Find cheap flights to national parks and more outdoor adventure travel destinations.

Discover low fares with Southwest Airlines® and begin planning your outdoor adventure of choice. Backpackers, dirt bikers, campers, and everyone eager to explore new flora and fauna can find a flight to their ideal travel destination.

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Explore your destination options for outdoor adventure travel.

The great outdoors is calling—answer by booking a flight to one of the nation’s beautiful national parks. Browse our exciting options for adventure travel destinations.

 
Ft. Lauderdale

Take advantage of the largest sub-tropical wilderness escape in the country and choose Everglades National Park as your outdoor destination.

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Salt Lake City

Endless outdoor adventure awaits in Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, and Yellowstone National Parks. Which will you choose to explore?

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Greenville-Spartanburg

Answer Appalachia’s call with a visit to the Great Smoky Mountains for hiking, fishing, guided tours, horseback riding, and more mountain adventures.

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El Paso

Explore the Guadalupe Mountains, Big Bend, or Carlsbad Caverns—or make time for all three—when you fly into El Paso for your outdoor adventure.

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Phoenix

Set your eyes on one of the Wonders of the World with a visit to adventure travel destination Grand Canyon National Park in northwest Arizona.

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Nashville

Whether you want an above-ground or underground adventure, Mammoth Cave boasts the world’s longest cave as well as 70 miles of trails to explore.

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Little Rock

Though Hot Springs National Park offers only indoor soaking options, there are plenty of outdoor activities for adventure travelers to undertake.

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Denver

Choose from Rocky Mountain National Park, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, and Mesa Verde National Park with this adventure destination.

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Portland, ME

Have your next outdoor adventure at Acadia National Park, which includes rocky headlands into the Atlantic coastline and spectacular sunrise views.

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Ontario/LA

Named for its beloved native trees, Joshua Tree National Park includes the distinct ecosystems of the Mojave Desert and the Colorado Desert.

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Las Vegas

Take your pick among Bryce Canyon National Park, Death Valley National Park, and Zion National Park when you land in Las Vegas.

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San Jose, CA

The largest tree on earth, General Sherman, is in Sequoia National Park, whose old-growth forests will make you feel like you’ve gone back in time.

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Seattle/Tacoma

Pacific Northwest outdoor adventure opportunities abound at Mount Rainier, Olympic, and North Cascades National Parks. Get going!

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Cleveland

From kid-friendly exhibits to 22-miles of explorable river shores, Cuyahoga Valley National Park has something for outdoor adventurers of all ages.

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Oakland

Come for the waterfalls, stay for the vast hiking trails and Yosemite Valley rock climbing opportunities that abound at Yosemite National Park.

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Why fly Southwest®?

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Bags fly free®1

Your bags fly free, because no backpack or sleeping bag should be left behind. So pack up without paying up with our two free checked bags.

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No change fees2

Think your plans may change? Don’t sweat it. We don’t charge you fees to change your mind2.

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Gate to gate WiFi3

Check your email before you hit the trails with gate-to-gate WiFi on your flight. Bring your device, and the Internet will make time fly by on all our flights.

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Fly in comfort

Southwest seats give you up to a 31-inch pitch, 17-inch width, and 2-inch recline, which all adds up to a more comfortable flight.

100% free entertainment.

Boredom doesn’t fly with us. So on your flight, watch a movie3 for free. Just one way we make getting to your outdoor destination as nice as being there. Well...almost.

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Your trip comes with low fares and no hidden fees thanks to Transfarency®.

Southwest is bringing our low fares and no hidden fees with us. We want to make your trip special, so we’re taking everything you love about Southwest and bringing it all to your outdoor adventures. Get everything Transfarency has to offer on your next trip, only with Southwest.

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1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply.

2Fare difference may apply.

3Download the Southwest® app to view movies and on-demand content. Inflight messaging only allows access to iMessage and WhatsApp. Apps must be downloaded before the flight. Internet access for $8 a day per device on WiFi-enabled aircraft. Price is subject to change. May not be available for the full duration of flight. Prohibits access to high-bandwidth applications and websites, including Netflix, HBO GO® and VoIP, along with certain obscene/offensive content.