As an example, one of my favorite trips to make is to Yosemite Valley from my home in San Francisco. For those of you familiar with this route, there's a steep shortcut called Old Priest Grade that saves time but can be challenging for larger vehicles. Here is the recommended route taking the grade:
By grabbing the blue line with your mouse cursor and dragging it within the map, you can quickly and easily pick a different route. In this case, I prefer to go around Old Priest Grade and take the gentler Highway 120.
The next time you plan to drive, whether it's a short day trip to park you've never visited or a weekend road trip with your buddies, make sure to check the route and switch it up if you'd like. You can change these same directions to Yosemite, or click-and-drag any driving route you create!
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