Follow The Mississippi River Along This Scenic Drive Through Mississippi

There are lots of ways to explore the Mississippi River in the Magnolia State. We’ve got everything from a Mississippi River museum to a riverfront park. However, not all Mississippi River-related activities require so much, well, activity. Not sure what we mean? You will after traveling the Lower Mississippi Historic Scenic Byway, a scenic route that parallels the Mighty Mississippi for miles, offering lots of great views along the way. And for those craving some activity, there are plenty of places to get out and stretch your legs.

So, what do you think? Are you ready to drive along the Lower Mississippi Historic Scenic Byway? Did you already know about this byway? Ever traversed it? If so, did you make any detours? We want to know!

This is one of the best scenic byways in Mississippi, but it’s not the only state byway that belongs on your bucket list. The Gulf Coast Scenic Byway is another since it’s one of the best byways in America. There’s also Grenada Lake Loop, which offers lakefront views as well as lots of recreational opportunities.