5 Beautiful, Underrated American Road Trips!
Will this be the year that you take the great American Road trip? If the answer is yes, then gas up, dust off your RV cushions (the stylish ones you got from the Foam Factory), and get ready for a memorable time. America has many scenic sights to behold for recreational road travelers, including these lesser known American gems.
Red Rock Scenic Byway:
This is a Scenic Byway located in Arizona. Though it is only 7.5 miles long, it’s still a beautiful destination to explore. It winds through the Sedona desert’s beautiful Red Rock Country. While visiting you’ll enjoy the scenery as well as the high desert’s unique features.
This breathtaking drive will take you through some incredible regions in Tennessee and North Carolina. This byway extends for more than 40 miles, crossing the Great Smoky Mountains. Travelers will enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. You can take the jive all at once, or choose to linger for awhile.
Western and Central Massachusetts:
These areas of Massachusetts are filled with some great road trip destinations. As you travel across these areas, you will find opportunities for enjoying the arts, learning history, and enjoying outdoor recreation opportunities like camping and fishing. One popular stop on this road trip is Springfield Armory National Historic Site, where visitors can learn about the role that the Springfield Armory played in the history of the nation.
Hermann Wine Trail:
This wine trail is one of Missouri’s great culinary treasures. It follows the Missouri River for 20 miles from Hermann to New Haven. Travelers who take this trip can visit the seven great family-owned wineries along the way.
Million Dollar Highway, Colorado:
This highway is a stretch of the US 550 known as the Million Dollar Highway. It is also a part of the San Juan Skyway byway. It takes drivers from the town of Silverton to Ouray, with breathtaking views of the San Juan Mountains. You’ll have a chance to experience Colorado’s mining in Old West history. You’ll also have a chance to spot some wildlife along the way.
Taking road trips is a lot of fun, and there’s never any shortage of sites to explore. What are some of your favorite road trip destinations?
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