Pennsylvania's Scenic Byways

Experience beauty and local charm on the way to your next destination by taking a detour along one of Pennsylvania's scenic byways. No matter where you're headed there is one close by that offers a welcome distraction from the interstate and the opportunity to discover the path less traveled in Pennsylvania.
  • Route: 5 and Alternate Route 5, the Bayfront Parkway and Peninsula Drive, Erie County Escape to Pennsylvania's very own seashore. The Seaway Trail offers excellent views of Lake Erie and Presque...
  • Route: Interstate 476, links the PA turnpike and I-95 in Delaware County The beautiful winding Blue Route is a delightful entrance into Delaware County's Brandywine Country. Along this short, scenic...
  • Route: 40, Washington, Fayette and Somerset Counties Crossing 90 miles of southwestern Pennsylvania, America’s first federally-funded highway is mile after gorgeous mile of history, wildlife, and...
  • Routes: 321, 59 and Forest Road 262, Warren and McKean County Experience the most awe-inspiring views in the Allegheny National Forest. This 29-mile loop circles the Kinzua Creek Arm of the...
  • Route: 419, Lebanon County Sprinkled along this byway are quaint little towns that take you back to the early 1800s and its German settlers, with vintage buildings, tree-lined streets and down-home...
  • Routes: 711 and 381, Westmoreland and Fayette Counties Home to some of the best biking and pedestrian trails in the nation, take your time along this byway. Pull the car over and get a closer look...
  • Route: Creek Road in Mercer County near Sandy Lake Although the Lake Wilhelm Scenic Byway is only 6.4 miles long, it packs lots of fun in a short distance. The Byway follows part of the paved bike...
  • Route: 3011 connects Route 6, East of Mt. Jewett, McKean County Head just east of Mt. Jewett, where Pennsylvania's famed Route 6 curves through the lush hardwood forests of the Allegheny National...
  • Route: Intersection of U.S. 15 and PA Route 394, Business Route 15 and U.S Route 15 to the PA/MD Border Line in Adams County Your journey through Gettysburg is more than a road trip through a...
  • Route: 144 between Snow Shoe and Renovo in Clinton and Centre Counties Stretching 27 miles between Snow Shoe and Renovo, this byway runs along the top of the Allegheny Ridge with unforgettable views...