The Colorado Scenic Byway That Is The Definition Of A Hidden Gem

Anytime we discover (or re-discover) a must-drive Colorado road, we want to gas up the car, buckle our seatbelts, and hit the road… but not until we share said road with you, of course! If you love driving around the Centennial State and learning even more about our incredible history, you are going to want to take this Colorado scenic byway that is the definition of a hidden gem:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you traveled the Santa Fe Trail? Which spots were your favorite? We would love to hear about it in the comments! Since you will be in the La Junta area, you may also want to read This One Small Colorado Town Has More Outdoor Attractions Than Any Other Place In The State.