Great Road Trips: Rocky Mountain States

Hit the road for Idaho's charming heartland, Utah's byways, the majestic Grand Canyon, stunning Sedona, and scenic New Mexico.

from The Most Scenic Drives in America

Dworshak State Park, located on the western bank of Dworshak Reservoir, is a popular fishing, boating, and archery spot.

Take this drive: Idaho Heartland

The sky colors with dusk as twilight settles over Flathead Lake.

Take this drive: Flathead Lake

St. Mary Lake, with tiny Wild Goose Island seemingly adrift in its center.

Take this drive: Going to Sun Road

Tall and majestic, the Teton mountain range's rocky peaks yield a supreme view.

Take this drive: North to Jackson Hole

Mesa Arch is in the heart of the Island in the Sky section of Canyonland National Park.

Take this drive: Utah Byways

Coyote Gulch is a stopping point for hikers in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.

Take this drive: Bryce Canyon

Colorado: Rocky Mountain State Park
Turnouts on the road allow numerous opportunities to see the wilderness close up. Above the tree line, alpine meadows stretch into the distance.

Take this drive: Rocky Mountain Ramble

The hauntingly beautiful rifts of the Grand Canyon.

Take this drive: Grand Canyon Loop

The signature formations of Sedona's stunning landscape provide a spellbinding view.

Take this drive: Red Rock Country

New Mexico
At Taos Pueblo, stucco-covered adobe blocks -- straw mixed with clay -- form thick walls, providing excellent insulation.

Take this drive: New Mexico North

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