Take These 5 Country Roads Near Austin For A Gorgeous Scenic Drive

Sometimes we all need to escape down the open road. Downtown Austin may be full of construction cranes and skyscrapers, but the Hill Country is laden with clear, gorgeous views. Cue up your old John Denver CD and prepare for a refreshing afternoon. These five country roads near Austin offer the best scenic drives in the area.

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/

What’s your favorite scenic country road?