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The 7 Best Backroads In New Jersey For A Long Scenic Drive

There are an incredible amount of scenic drives in our small state. Though you can travel the entire length of New Jersey in about three hours, we have diverse landscapes and winding roads that traverse them. You can explore rivers, mountains, woodlands and charming small towns, all in the span of several hours. It would be nearly impossible for me to compile a complete list of country roads with beautiful scenery in New Jersey, since we have so many, but here is a sample of what our state has to offer.

Though some are more secluded than others, these scenic roads all make for fantastic drives. What are your favorite driving roads in New Jersey? For a different kind of drive through the Garden State, check out this ice cream road trip.

Kristen Koennemann
Kristen is a freelance writer, editor and social-media manager who really loves her state. She's here to share all that New Jersey has to offer with residents and the rest of the world.