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The 11 Best Backroads In Mississippi For A Long Scenic Drive

Think you have to be an avid hiker or willing to brave the immense summer heat to take in the amazing scenery that fills Mississippi? Think again! The Magnolia State is home to several scenic byways, which means you can view some of the state’s most spectacular sites from the comfort of your own vehicle. So the next time you’re in the mood for a relaxing drive, check out one of these 11 Mississippi backroads.

Have you ever traveled any of these scenic byways? Have another to add to this list? Tell us in the comments section!

Looking for more scenic sites in the Magnolia State? Check out “These 10 Scenic Overlooks In Mississippi Will Leave You Breathless.

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.