While some out-of-towners might assume that Indiana is filled with nothing but dusty, country roads, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, Indiana is a day-trippers paradise, offering plenty of truly scenic drives. Here are some of the best to explore.
Salt Creek Lick Road
A beautiful drive through a rural area of Indiana, Salt Creek Lick Road affords delightful views of the central part of the state. Expect to see picturesque family farms, old general stores and unique shops along this route.
South Nineveh Road
This leisurely drive winds through a scenic portion of Indiana’s countryside. Varying between forested regions and beautiful farmland, this is also a great drive for those interested in local art galleries and shops.
Snaking along the White River, SR450 provides a wonderful day of driving with great views of the river, stunning natural formations, and a charming covered bridge. This is the perfect route for photographers looking to capture the essence of Indiana.
Indiana’s Historic Pathways South Spur
No matter the time of year, this route offers incredible views for nature lovers and history buffs alike. Passing through Hoosier National Forest and ending in historic New Albany, this is drive has something for everyone.
Whitewater Canal Scenic Byway
If you find yourself in southern Indiana, this drive is a wonderful way to spend a day. Full of rolling hills, small towns, and awesome views, this route is especially nice in the fall when the colors are at their best.
Indiana’s Historic Pathways North Spur
If you must choose just one drive in Indiana, you can’t go wrong with this iconic tour through historic landmarks and beautiful landscapes.
Whether you’re in search of unbeatable natural views or inspiring historic sites, small towns or winding country roads, Indiana has a scenic drive for you. For the perfect vehicle for your next excursion, stop by Warsaw Buick GMC.