Kansas September 13, 2015
Take These 8 Country Roads In Kansas For An Unforgettable Scenic Drive
Fall is in the air, and what better time than now to get outside and enjoy the beautiful, changing colors? If you’re in search of the perfect fall drive, you will want to check out of these 8 scenic roads!
1. Smoky Valley Scenic Byway
Impressive limestone cliffs, colorful flowers and the Cedar Bluff Reservoir await you at this centrally located byway.
2. Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway
This 42-mile trek (which runs from Coldwater to Medicine Lodge) showcases Kansas at its finest--lovely vistas, rugged landscapes and a rich history that you can only find in the Sunflower State!
3. Route 66
Get your kicks on this legendary Southeast Kansas Byway that is famous for its green, rolling hills and nostalgic businesses.
4. Flint Hills Scenic Byway
This 48-mile drive isn't just one of the most beautiful in Kansas; it's one of the most beautiful in the country!
5. Western Vistas Historic Byway
Where else but Western Vistas can you see native wildlife, unique museums AND the famous (pictured) Monument Rocks?
6. Post Rock Scenic Byway
Passing gorgeous Wilson Lake on this 18-mile drive will make you think you aren't in Kansas anymore!
7. Glacial Hills Scenic Byway
Running along the northeast corner of the state, Glacial Hills is known for its rolling hills, clear skies and killer views of the mighty Missouri River.
8. Wetlands & Wildlife Scenic Byway
The 77-mile Byway lives up to its name. While on your trip, you will see both Cheyenne Bottoms Wildlife Area and Quivira National Wildlife Refuge, which are two of the largest wetland ecosystems in the world!
What is your go-to scenic drive?