The Scenic 17-Mile Historic Hines Drive Just May Be The Most Underrated Adventure Near Detroit

If you’re looking for a fun and leisurely way to appreciate the many joys of Metro Detroit, nothing beats a scenic drive. After all, hopping in the car with your sweetheart or family requires little exertion and offers a straightforward way to explore the surrounding area. There’s one historic scenic drive near the Motor City that will capture your heart and take you on a trip through time.

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 taken a spin along this drive in Metro Detroit during previous family outings? Which stops were your favorites? We would love to hear your recommendations, so be sure to suggest destinations along Hines Drive by filling out our official nomination form here.

Looking for another car ride? Check out the scenery along Huron River Drive near Detroit.

Address: Edward N Hines Dr, Westland, MI, USA