today's date 03 22 2017
Hipcamp Journal

Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

As a Field Scout, visit new camps and make money while having fun

posted on 03 03 2017 entry by Hipcamp Staff

We giddily squeeze our lives into the back of a pickup, embracing those janky baby-wipe showers and the manic euphoria of pulling into a gas station after running on fumes for 30 miles. We road trip because we like getting thrusted into unfamiliar situations that force us to live in the moment.

So, fellow nomads, van-lifers, relentless guarders of car cupholders, and savage champions of the Passenger's Bill of Rights, we are pleased to present Field Scout Road Trips. Field Scouts can claim these trips and get paid to take photos of each property they visit. (You're not a Field Scout, but you'd like to learn more about becoming one? No problem. Read up on how to Field Scout for us here, and then send in your application here.)

If you're interested in one of these thoughtfully-curated trips, click the claim button below it to get in touch with us. You must be a Field Scout to participate, and your trip should be within two months of when you claim it. We'll help you coordinate the trip and make sure everything is taken care of on our side. All we ask is that you complete your road trip within a three week time period.

Get paid to road trip and make memories—it's that simple.


ROAD TRIPS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE: 7


Field Scout Road Trips


Finger Lakin’ Good Road Trip


Field Scout Road Trips

Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Finger Lakin' Good Road Trip Request." Thanks!



Field Scout Road Trips


Heartland Hiker’s Heaven Road Trip


Field Scout Road Trips

Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Heartland Hiker Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Oh, Michiganada! Road Trip


Field Scout Road Trips

Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Oh Michiganada Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Little Ditty Bout Van Lifin’ Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Little Ditty Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Dogwood Flowers n Golden Hours Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Dogwood Flowers Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Okey Dokey Smoky Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Smokey Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Wagon Wheeler Road Trip


  • Status: Claimed!
  • 4 properties, 2 states (Virginia and West Virginia), ~175 miles
  • Notable features: Appalachian Trail, Blue Ridge Parkway
  • Payment: $100 Hipcamp credit, $300 cash, major journal opportunities ($$)
  • Properties you must scout within a three-week time period:


Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Wagon Wheeler Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Blue Ridge Rambler Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Blue Ridge Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


Sweet Palmetto Breeze Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Sweet Palmetto Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Field Scout Road Trips


Big Island Volcanic Voyager Road Trip



Field Scout Road Trips


Field Scout Road Trips


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


Orange Ya Glad to Be in Florida Road Trip



Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Florida Road Trip Request." Thanks!


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


Blackjack and Backpacks Road Trip


  • Status: Available
  • 1 state (Nevada), 3 properties, ~460 miles
  • Notable features: Black Rock Desert, extraterrestrials?
  • Payment: $100 Hipcamp credit, $225 cash, major journal opportunities ($$)
  • Properties you must scout within three-week time period:


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "Nevada Road Trip Request." Thanks!



Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


Mid-Atlantic Mosey Road Trip


  • Status: Available
  • 3 states (Virginia, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania), 4 properties, ~300 miles
  • Notable features: the Diner Capital of the World, northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail
  • Payment: $100 Hipcamp credit, $300 cash, major journal opportunities ($$)
  • Properties you must scout within three-week time period:


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

If nothing happens when you click this button, please email fieldscouts@hipcamp.com with subject "MidAtlantic Road Trip Request." Thanks!



Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


#Blessed in the North West Road Trip


  • Status: Available
  • 2 states (Washington and Idaho), 4 properties, ~350 miles
  • Notable features: The entire drive, basically.
  • Payment: $100 Hipcamp credit, $225 cash, major journal opportunities ($$)
  • Properties you must scout within three-week time period:


Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp

Get Paid to Road Trip for Hipcamp


See a road trip on the Field Scout assignment list that isn't here? If there are at least three properties, email us about it and we'll work something out!

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