This Historic Backway In Wyoming Takes You To Unforgettable Places Off The Beaten Path

When looking to plot out a road trip, most people stick to the well-known highways and byways, but traveling along lesser-known backways can be like stumbling on hidden treasure.

One historic backway in southwestern Wyoming is a perfect example. Starting at the Sheep Capital of the World and ending up at one of the most gorgeous state parks in the Cowboy State, you’ll enjoy a rich sampling of history and breathtaking scenery as you drive along the 139 miles of this backway.

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What fascinating little backways have you discovered in Wyoming?