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The Midwest includes the north-central states. Plan a scenic drive to Ohio, Illinois, Iowa and South Dakota -- just to name a few.

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Iowa Scenic Drives: Loess Hills Scenic Byway

Unique natural wonders line the Loess Hills Scenic Byway in Iowa. The rare soil of the area gives rise to hard-to-find hill formations and prairie grasses. Check out the attractions of this scenic drive.


Iowa Scenic Drives: Loess Hills Scenic Byway

Iowa Scenic Drives: Loess Hills Scenic Byway

The Loess Hills Scenic Byway runs through western Iowa. Check out attractions such as the Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center and Hitchcock Nature Area See more »

Minnesota Scenic Drives

Minnesota Scenic Drives

Minnesota scenic drives highlight the state's thousands of lakes. Check out photos, highlights, and detailed maps for six Minnesota scenic drives. See more »

Missouri Scenic Drives

Missouri Scenic Drives

Missouri scenic drives showcase, among other things, the bluffs of the Mississippi River. See photos, highlights, and maps of Missouri scenic drives. See more »

Ohio Scenic Drives

Ohio Scenic Drives

Ohio scenic drives take you through rural Amish country and bustling cities. See photos, highlights, and maps for four great Ohio scenic drives. See more »

Illinois Scenic Drives

Illinois Scenic Drives

Illinois scenic drives bring the state's rivers and historic roadways to life. Check out maps and other details about five Illinois scenic drives. See more »

Indiana Scenic Drives

Indiana Scenic Drives

Indiana scenic drives wind through quaint towns, gentle wilderness, and historic sites. See details, maps, and pictures of two Indiana scenic drives. See more »

Illinois Scenic Drives: Great River Road

Illinois Scenic Drives: Great River Road

Illinois' Great River Road gives an overview of U.S. history while showcasing the beauty of the Mississippi River. Learn more about this scenic drive. See more »

Illinois Scenic Drives: Historic National Road

Illinois Scenic Drives: Historic National Road

The sights you'll see along the Historic National Road tell of the struggles of the early settlers. Learn about this scenic drive in Illinois. See more »

Illinois Scenic Drives: Great Rivers Scenic Route

Illinois Scenic Drives: Great Rivers Scenic Route

The Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Route showcases the meeting of the Mississippi, Missouri, and Illinois Rivers. Learn about this scenic drive. See more »

Ohio Scenic Drives: Amish Country Byway

Ohio Scenic Drives: Amish Country Byway

The Amish Country Byway gives an opportunity to witness a different way of life. Learn about the cultural sights you'll pass on this scenic drive. See more »