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Scenic Roads & Highways

Turn your next road trip into one of the most memorable and beautiful by traveling on the most scenic routes in the United States, including American highways and byways.

Skyline Drive
Skyline Drive is perhaps the most important feature of Shenandoah National Park as the only public road through the park.

Alabama's National Scenic Byways and All-American Roads
The most scenic and historic routes in Alabama, including All-American Roads and National Scenic Byways.

California's Most Scenic and Roads and Byways
Information on the the most scenic roads in California, including the Arroyo Seco Historic Parkway, Big Sur Coast Highway, Death Valley Scenic Byway, Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway, San Luis Obispo North Coast Byway, Tioga Road/Big Oak Flat Road, and Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway.

National Scenic Byways Program
Learn all about the history and development of the National Scenic Byways program, which recognizes highways that are outstanding examples of scenic, historic, recreational, cultural, archeological, and/or natural qualities.

National Scenic Roads & Highways (by state)
Search by state to find information on the most scenic roads in the United States, including All-American Roads and National Scenic Byways

Historic route 66
The Historic Route 66 web site is dedicated to provide free information for those who want to learn more about Route 66. It features a turn-by-turn road description, guiding the visitor from Chicago to Los Angeles.

Top Scenic Drives and Vistas for Disabled Visitors
Being able to enjoy the beauty and serenity of the national parks is something the National Park Service takes seriously. One of the best ways to see such beauty is to enjoy a scenic drive, and for those who are disabled, it is the perfect and convenient way to see so much. All over the country there are countless of scenic drives to enjoy, many of which have unbelievable views. And the Park Ser…

Blue Ridge Parkway - An Overview
Along the southern Appalachians in Virginia and North Carolina runs the Blue Ridge Parkway, one of the country’s most stunning scenic drives.

Blue Ridge Parkway Celebrates its 75 Anniversary
In 2010, the Blue Ridge Parkway is being recognized and celebrated for its 75th anniversary. This celebration brings an opportunity to create awareness and take action to ensure a strong future for the Parkway.

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