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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    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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