north dakota scenic byways and backways

Experience ND: Follow your curiosity not the crowds this

May 20 2020Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer so make it your official kickoff to outdoor adventures and explore North Dakota With so many ways to enjoy the health and safety aspects of the great outdoors you don't have to go far to find your own outdoor niche and discover things about your home state that you never knew

Hitting Scenic Byways and Backways

Jun 21 2016Of the many byways and backways here we chose four for our roadway adventures Flaming Gorge-Uintas National Scenic Byway (green line on the map) Sheep Creek Geologic Loop Spirit Lake Backway (pink line) and Red Cloud Scenic Backway (red line)

North Dakota

Drive North Dakota's Enchanted Highway which is populated by amusing examples of immense metal sculptures representing things as diverse as a robot family geese grasshoppers pheasants and others It is one of the state's several national and state scenic byways and backways Attend the Memorial Day Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Medora

Federal Highway Administration Awards Nearly $41 Million

FHWA 29-09 Contact: Doug Hecox Phone: 202-366-0660 WASHINGTON - Communities in 43 states will receive $40 7 million for 160 projects to improve and promote highways designated as scenic byways Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez announced today

Scenic USA

The International Peace Gardens highlight the state's strong ties with neighboring Canada and the Knife River Indian Village acquaints visitors with some of the area's earliest settlers More of the state's beauty provides lasting memories after taking in a few of North Dakota's 10 Scenic Byways and Backways

These 8 Country Roads In Wyoming Lead To Unforgettable Scenery

May 27 2016The Buffalo Bill Scenic Highway meanders through the North Fork of the Shoshone River through Wapiti Valley and finally into the East Entrance of Yellowstone National Park The scenic byway starts west of Cody at the border of the Shoshone National Forest It takes about 45 minutes to drive this 27-mile stretch

America's Byways

America's Byways America's Byways is the umbrella term we use for the collection of 150 distinct and diverse roads designated by the U S Secretary of Transportation America's Byways include the National Scenic Byways and All-American Roads America's Byways are gateways to adventures where no two experiences are the same

Experience ND: Follow your curiosity not the crowds this

May 20 2020Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer so make it your official kickoff to outdoor adventures and explore North Dakota With so many ways to enjoy the health and safety aspects of the great outdoors you don't have to go far to find your own outdoor niche and discover things about your home state that you never knew

U S Transportation Secretary Mineta Announces $22 Million

Contact: Stephanie Roth (202) 366-0660 FHWA 02-06 Washington DC – Local communities in 42 states will receive more than $22 million in federal grants for 207 projects that improve and promote highways designated as scenic byways U S Transportation Secretary Norman Y Mineta announced today

North Dakota GIS Hub Data Portal

Scenic Byways Travel the byways and backways of North Dakota to see the breathtaking views uninhabited land wildlife country charm rich culture and history Photo credit: Obsessed Photographers Group New Updated Data Rural Water Regional Systems Incorporated City Boundaries

These 8 Country Roads In Wyoming Lead To Unforgettable Scenery

May 27 2016The Buffalo Bill Scenic Highway meanders through the North Fork of the Shoshone River through Wapiti Valley and finally into the East Entrance of Yellowstone National Park The scenic byway starts west of Cody at the border of the Shoshone National Forest It takes about 45 minutes to drive this 27-mile stretch

Scenic Byway Maps by State

Scenic America has assembled the only comprehensive nationwide scenic byways database and we are pleased to share it with the public Each two-page document includes information about that state's scenic byways program in addition to a listing and map of all state and national scenic byways

Motorcycling

North Dakota is 70 000 square miles of motorcycling bliss Buzz along the interstate or take the side roads for unique adventures Spend a summer collecting byway and backway photos to earn a North Dakota Scenic ByRider patch Click here for more on the scenic byways and backways in North Dakota

The 8 Best Scenic Backroads In North Dakota

The 8 Best Backroads In North Dakota For A Long Scenic Drive North Dakota has many roads criss-crossing the state Most are routes are pretty average when it comes to scenery but there are quite a few hidden backroads byways and backways that will take you on beautiful journeys

North Dakota Scenic Byways and Backways

Jul 17 2012 - Open roads pristine green red and golden backdrops wildlife waterways in their most natural environments and one-of-a-kind cultural and historic attractions are all found along North Dakota's 10 Scenic Byways and Backways Visitors are encouraged to get out and explore the wonders that beckon from each route By car motorcycle or even bike these designated pathways

Scenic Byway Maps by State

Scenic America has assembled the only comprehensive nationwide scenic byways database and we are pleased to share it with the public Each two-page document includes information about that state's scenic byways program in addition to a listing and map of all state and national scenic byways

Take a Scenic North Dakota Drive

From the Pembina Gorge to the Little Missouri River North Dakota's scenery is spectacular Although interstate highways provide the quickest commute traveling on North Dakota's scenic byways and backways allows opportunities to see the state's varied scenery up close Of course these paths less traveled are best enjoyed with the top down or by bicycle or motorcycle!The North Dakota Parks

Discover Wonderment on North Dakota's Scenic Byways and

When the snow falls North Dakota's byways unveil miles of wintry adventures Slip on a pair of snowshoes and take in the frozen beauty of Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit Scenic Byway or the serene trails near the Sheyenne River Valley National Scenic Byway Another North Dakota gem the Standing Rock National Native American Scenic Byway spans 35 miles of fantastic scenery

North Dakota Scenic ByRider Program

North Dakota Tourism launched the North Dakota Scenic ByRider Program in 2013 as an incentive to get motorcycle enthusiasts out on the state's scenic byways and backways Riders traveling five of the 25 recognized routes in the state in one calendar year received a patch indicating they are a North Dakota Scenic ByRider

NDHUB Roads_ScenicByways

The State of North Dakota has compiled this data according to conventional cartographic standards using what is thought to be the most reliable information available This data is intended to make results of research available at the earliest possible date but is

North Dakota GIS Hub Data Portal

Scenic Byways Travel the byways and backways of North Dakota to see the breathtaking views uninhabited land wildlife country charm rich culture and history Photo credit: Obsessed Photographers Group New Updated Data Rural Water Regional Systems Incorporated City Boundaries

North Dakota

For a different kind of outdoor adventure switch to two – or three – wheels and pedal through the Badlands or throttle up on our scenic byways and backways North Dakota is home to great scenic rides all across the state including two national scenic byways In North Dakota history and heritage are found around every turn

Why Fall is the Best Time to Road Trip Along the Sheyenne

Sep 13 2019Two years ago my husband and I road tripped all over the state of North Dakota We traveled along several of the states ten scenic byways and backways which included the North Dakota Scenic Byways Turtle Mountain Scenic Byway Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit the Old Red Old Ten Scenic Byway and the Enchanted Highway