Max elevation: 9961 ft / 3036 m Min elevation: 33 ft / 10 m Elevation change: 9929 ft / 3026 m
Max grade: 5.5% Min grade: -8% Steepness score: 65 + 802 + 5236 + 37 = 6140
Distance: 1146.76 mi / 1845.53 km Travel Time: 17 hours 56 mins
Make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip.
Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true
driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about
steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Vail to Big Sur. You can also view a 3-D map of Vail elevation or Big Sur elevation.
These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Vail and Big Sur.