Take The Scenic Route Along Old Frankfort & Pisgah Pikes, The Most Idyllic Backroads In Kentucky

If you enjoy taking the backroads, Kentucky is such a wonderful place to spend your time. You can hop in your car, on a motorcycle or bike, and head out for a scenic ride through rolling hills, farmland, mountains, rocky tunnels, and more. And of course some of the most beautiful backroads in Kentucky can be found throughout horse country. Just outside of Lexington, the scenic route along Old Frankfort Pike and Pisgah Pike is a drive every Kentuckian should take. These beautiful backroads in Kentucky may just be the most idyllic in the state.

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The beautiful backroads of Kentucky are a great way to spend your time and there’s bound to be a scenic route near your area of the state. If you live anywhere near Lexington, spend an afternoon winding along Old Frankfort Pike and Pisgah Pike and enjoy the idyllic scenery of horse country. Have you taken these iconic scenic drives in Kentucky? What do you think are the most beautiful backroads in Kentucky? Let us know in the comments!

And for more scenic routes, check out another historic drive in Kentucky that every local should enjoy at least once.

Address: Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY, USA
Address: Pisgah Pike, Versailles, KY 40383, USA