Fall is the perfect time to drive the Great River Road, one of America’s longest and oldest National Scenic Byways. Vibrant colors paint the trees from Minnesota to northern Mississippi, and you’ll find festivals, farmers markets and fun activities no matter where you travel along the Mississippi River.
That’s why we celebrate Drive the Great River Road Month every September. Whether it’s alone on your motorcycle or with your family in the minivan, you’ll find plenty of reasons on America’s greatest drive.
Here’s some more information you can use to plan your trip during Drive the Great River Road Month (or any time of year, really):