Take These 10 Country Roads In Kentucky For A Memorable Scenic Drive

Sometimes going for a ride in the country can have a re-energizing effect. Just cruising down the highway and looking at all the amazing scenery provides a calm one cannot get in the hustle and bustle of the city. We are blessed to live in a state with so much beautiful land, reminiscent of a postcard come to life. Nothing relaxes quite like a trip down the best scenic drives in Kentucky and, fortunately, scenic country roads are plentiful here. Gas up the car and pack some snacks for the road, because you’ll want to keep driving in search of splendid windshield views in The Bluegrass State. Here are 10 of the most scenic country roads in Kentucky:

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No matter where you go in The Bluegrass State, you’ll find beautiful scenery bursting with epic beauty. During the spring and summer the palette is shades of green with pops of color. During autumn, the forests come ablaze with orange, red, gold and other shades. What do you think are the best scenic drives in Kentucky? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments!

Can’t get enough of our state’s astonishing beauty? Another one of the best scenic drives in Kentucky is Pisgah Pike, which is a breath of fresh air in the summer months.

Address: Grimes Mill Rd, Lexington, KY 40515, USA
Address: US-23, Pikeville, KY, USA
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Address: KY-245, Bardstown, KY, USA
Address: Iron Works Pike, Lexington, KY, USA
Address: Woodlands Trace, Grand Rivers, KY 42045, USA
Address: Louisville Nashville Turnpike, West Point, KY 40177, USA
Address: US-68, Bowling Green, KY, USA
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Best Scenic Drives In Kentucky

June 07, 2020

What are the best road trips through Kentucky? 

There is much to see and do in The Bluegrass State! For daring roadtrippers, locals love visiting the most haunted places in Kentucky. Tourists and locals alike are also charmed by the state’s roadside attractions.

Where can I go one one tank of gas in Kentucky?

Sounds like you could use a day trip adventure, otherwise known as a staycation. The best staycations take you to attractions that aren’t too far from home, like Mammoth Cave National Park and Lost River Cave.

What are the best hikes with a view in Kentucky?

Can’t get enough of the stunning Kentucky scenery? You’ll love exploring it on foot at places like Rock Bridge Trail. There are all sorts of stunning hikes in Kentucky, and many are under three miles. Don’t be afraid to ask locals for suggestions!

Address: Grimes Mill Rd, Lexington, KY 40515, USA
Address: US-23, Pikeville, KY, USA
Address: KY-90, Kentucky, USA
Address: KY-245, Bardstown, KY, USA
Address: Iron Works Pike, Lexington, KY, USA
Address: Woodlands Trace, Grand Rivers, KY 42045, USA
Address: Louisville Nashville Turnpike, West Point, KY 40177, USA
Address: US-68, Bowling Green, KY, USA
Address: Bert T Combs Mountain Pkwy, Kentucky, USA
Address: Pine Mountain, Kentucky 41858, USA