The next time you’re looking to dive into Nebraska’s beautiful landscapes and vibrant history, hop off the interstate and set out on some of the state’s scenic byways. Nebraska has quite a few wonderful scenic byways worth exploring, many of which reveal captivating aspects of the state’s history and a few worthwhile surprises along the way. One such byway that deserves a little extra time and attention is Nebraska’s Outlaw Trail Scenic Byway, also known as Highway 12. Not only does this byway stretch 231 miles through farmland, sandhills, and prairie, but it also passes through the charming small town of Crofton, which is a fun day trip stop.

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What do you think about the Outlaw Trail Scenic Byway in Nebraska? Have you driven across this part of the Cornhusker State before? Sound off in the comments section! Or if you want to learn more about stopping along the trail in Crofton, then check out the Crofton, Nebraska Facebook Page. Also, don’t forget to pack your favorite road trip essentials before you hit the road!

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