Drive Through An Entire Nation’s Worth Of Landscapes In Just 90 Minutes On The Catalina Highway In Arizona

If a cross-country road trip is on your bucket list, you’ll be delighted to know it can be done without ever leaving Arizona. Catalina Highway is under 30 miles long, yet features landscape diversity comparable to a drive from the Rio Grande to the U.S.-Canada border.

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Visit the U.S. Forest Service website to learn more about the highway.

Have you ever driven Catalina Highway? If so, which landscape is your favorite? Let us know in the comments, and check out our previous article for an epic natural wonder tucked away in Arizona’s higher elevations.

Address: Catalina Hwy, Arizona, USA