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.

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

    Take this drive: Idaho Heartland

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

    Take this drive: Flathead Lake

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

    Take this drive: Going to Sun Road

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

    Take this drive: North to Jackson Hole

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

    Take this drive: Utah Byways

    Utah
    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

    Arizona
    The hauntingly beautiful rifts of the Grand Canyon.

    Take this drive: Grand Canyon Loop

    Arizona
    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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    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2Y5UYJTWGIPPNPFMV7J7OIFTBA Ryan Johnson

      Hi,
      My name is Ryan. I live in Aberdeen. I remember this spot. I have been to this area, it is a very beautiful picnic spot. Every one should go there at least once in a year. 
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