Colorado’s Scenic Byways has been selected for the Creative Capitol Exhibition. The exhibit will be active from February to April 2019.
This exhibition features photographs of all 26 of Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways. Colorado’s Scenic Byways program protects and promotes roadways that offer recreational, educational, and economic benefits to Coloradans and visitors. These byways unite communities and the stories of their collective past.
The byways are located in 48 of Colorado’s 65 counties and provide access to:
- 8 National Forests and two National Grasslands
- 8 National Monuments
- 2 National Historic Sites
- 2 National Heritage Areas
- 2 National Wildlife Refuges
- 2 National Recreation Areas
- 13 National Recreation Trails
- 4 National Parks including Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Great Sand Dunes, Mesa Verde (a World Heritage Site), and Rocky Mountain National Park
Driving these byways, travelers can experience and be inspired by treasured places throughout the state.