Wildlife Canyon Scenic Byway Is A Back Road You Didn’t Know Existed But Is Perfect For A Scenic Drive In Idaho

Connecting Highway 21 and Highway 55 in southern Idaho is a little-known scenic back road that will take you on a spectacular adventure. Banks-Lowman Road, also known as the Wildlife Canyon Scenic Byway, spans for 33-miles and takes drivers through a myriad of bends and turns as it follows the South Fork of the Payette River. Known for its abundance of natural beauty and wildlife, you’re bound to be thrilled with the spectacular windshield views from beginning to end. Check it out:

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Have you traversed this scenic back road yet? We’ll definitely be taking this route the next time the opportunity presents itself!