20 Photos of Presidents on Vacation

Even the commander in chief needs a little time off. See how presidents and their families spend their vacations.

Check out how presidents from Barack Obama to William Howard Taft have gotten their rest and relaxation.

President Barack Obama goes biking with his wife, Michelle, and daughter, Malia, at Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, in 2014. (National Journal)
President Barack Obama swims in the ocean in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, 2013. (National Journal)
President Barack Obama waves a shaka to a crowd after buying shave ice from Island Snow at Kailua Beach Center in Kailua, Hawaii, in 2013. (National Journal)
President Barack Obama and daughter Malia buy some snacks at Alley's General Store in West Tisbury, Massachusetts, in 2009. (National Journal)
President George W. Bush participates in a Trail Rehabilitation Project during his month-long working vacation, Colorado, 2001.  (National Journal)
President George W. Bush with his father, former President George Bush, wave after teeing-off early on the President's 56th birthday as they play golf while on vacation in Maine, 2001. (National Journal)
Bill Clinton eats an ice cream cone from Mad Martha's Ice Cream Store in Martha's Vinyard in 2000. (National Journal)
Bill and Hillary Clinton give each other a hug while playing golf at the Mink Meadows Golf Club on Martha's Vineyard in 1993. (National Journal)
President Bill Clinton rides a horse named Wink at the Bar-B-Bar ranch in Jackson Hole, 1996.  (National Journal)
President Bill Clinton, first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, and daughter Chelsea vacationing in Yellowstone National Park, 1993.  (National Journal)
President Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea paddle while rafting down the Snake River in Bridger-Teton National Forest, Wyoming (National Journal)
Ronald Reagan helps his wife, Nancy, from her horse after a ride at Camp David in 1984. (National Journal)
Jimmy Carter with his wife Rosalynn and daughter Amy at the Forum in Rome in 1980. (National Journal)
President Gerald R. Ford relaxes with his wife Betty Ford while deep-sea fishing during a Caribbean vacation in this undated 1972 handout photo.  (National Journal)
President Nixon and Mrs. Nixon on the beach at San Clemente, 1971.  (National Journal)
President and Mrs. Nixon on vacation in Key Biscayne, FL, 1969.  (National Journal)
John F. Kennedy with his wife, Jacqueline and children, in Hyannis Port in 1962. (National Journal)
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Cousin Jean Delano on the Half Moon II sailboat at Campobello, New Brunswick, Canada, in 1910. (National Journal)
President Theodore Roosevelt and two friends atop horses on a hunting trip, date unknown.  (National Journal)
President William Howard Taftand his wife, Helen, return to New York after a month's vacation in Bermuda. (National Journal)