CO Posted in Colorado September 11, 2015 by Annie Take These 10 Country Roads In Colorado For An Unforgettable Scenic Drive Fall is in the air, and what better time to get out and enjoy our beautiful state than right now?! If you’re in search of the perfect fall drive, you will want to check out of these 10 scenic roads! 1. Independence Pass Flickr/Martin Rauber The 27-mile stretch of Hwy. 82, which connects Twin Lakes to Aspen, was named "one of the most beautiful drives in the country" by Forbes Magazine! 2. Last Dollar Road Flickr/Sandy Horvath-Dori This magnificent dirt road guarantees some of the best views in the state! Just go west on Highway 62 from Ridgway about 12 miles and hang a left at the sign. 3. Trail Ridge Road Flickr/Kent Kanouse This awe-inspiring "highway to the sky" connects Estes Park to Grand Lake. Tip: Make sure you check on road closures before making the trip. 4. Shrine Pass Flickr/Kimon Berlin The windy dirt road begins at Vail (travel east from Vail on I-70 to Exit 190 for Vail Pass; turn right, heading west, onto the Shrine Pass dirt road) and ends at Redcliff. 5. Peak to Peak Hwy Flickr/Bryce Bradford Enjoy babbling brooks, mine tailings, and abundant wildlife spottings on this three-hour drive from Estes Park to I-70. 6. Collegiate Peaks Flickr/Scott Ingram Salida, Buena Vista, and Nathrop have never looked better! 7. Guanella Pass Flickr/Josh Montague This colorful pass is accessible via U.S. Highway 285 or off Interstate 70 at the Georgetown exit. 8. Million Dollar Road Flickr/Gary VanDenBerg Million dollar views await you on U.S. 550 between Silverton and Ouray! 9. San Juan Skyway Flickr/Kent Kanouse If you plan to take the Million Dollar Road (and have the time), why don't you take the time to enjoy this 236-mile feast for the senses? 10. Alpine Loop Flickr/Larry Lamsa Leave the hustle and bustle of the busy highway for this tranquil drive along the San Juan Mountains. What is your favorite scenic Colorado road?