The Two-Lane Adventure: Celebrating our highways of yesteryear...And the Joys of Driving them Today!
Celebrating our two-lane highways of yesteryear...and the joys of driving them today!










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GETAWAYS

Exciting adventures await the entire family along America's back roads!

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 NORTHEAST

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The closest thing to a time machine!
Named by National Geographic as "One of America's most scenic drives", US Route 6 in Pennsylvania is a tranquil 400+ miles of history, heritage, quaint towns, memorable people and wondrous sights. A slice of Americana where apple pie, yellow ribbons, antique stores, museums, parks and trails create a unique journey.
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We invite you to vacation in the Endless Mountains of Northeastern PA
We invite you to vacation in the Endless Mountains of Northeastern PA, where you can absorb amazing scenery, take a wine tasting tour, go on an outdoor adventure or shopping excursion, be amazed at an intriguing museum, have fun at a local festival, then relax and reminisce about your day.
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 SOUTHEAST

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The Alleghany Highlands of Virginia
Getaway to the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia and visit the C&O Heritage Center in Clifton Forge. Stroll Ridgeway Street and find unique, locally-owned shops, restaurants and coffee shops. Drive into Covington to visit the C&O Depot. From Covington head north to Falling Spring Falls, one of the most visited spots in the Alleghany Highlands. Download PDF Getaway Activity Guide

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Blue Ridge and Alleghany Mountains of Botetourt County
Define your Bot-e-Type.Get back to your 'roots' as you travel through the Blue Ridge and Alleghany Mountains of Botetourt County on Route 220 and Route 11. Located in the southern Shenandoah Valley, Botetourt County boasts rich history, southern charm and breathtaking beauty. Download PDF Getaway Activity Guide

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Arkansas - The Natural State
Discover many unexpected masterpieces all around The Natural State, from America’s first national river to charming hill country and exciting city centers, including a world-class art museum uniting the beauty of art with the power of nature. Visit Arkansas.com or call 1-800-NATURAL to find more information and order your free Vacation Planning Kit. Download PDF Getaway Activity Guide

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
Travel to Fayetteville, Arkansas on Scenic Hwy. 71 through the Boston Mountains. This quaint town has something for everyone with historic sites, cultural events, the Dickson Street Entertainment District and more – all surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Fayetteville has local art galleries including the Fayetteville Underground and is minutes away from the world-renowned Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Shop unique boutiques, eat at one of our unique local restaurants or hit the Fayetteville Ale Trail to visit some of the Ozarks’ finest local breweries. Visit experiencefayetteville.com for more information.
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Creole
Nature Trail All-American Road, near Lake Charles, Louisiana
Welcome to your family outdoor learning adventure on the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road, near Lake Charles, Louisiana! Four Wildlife Refuges offer trails, drives and recreational areas for crabbing, fishing, photography and wildlife viewing. 26 miles of natural Gulf beaches, teeming with shells, are perfect for surf fishing or a picnic. World-class bird & alligator populations distinguish the Creole Nature Trail as an outdoor paradise for all ages.
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Experience Florida as it used to be!
Experience Florida as it used to be! Travel on down to Jefferson County and Monticello where oak lined streets dripping with Spanish moss welcomes you to antebellum homes, pristine rivers await your paddling and fishing adventures, and friendly residents are ready to make your visit a memory to cherish.
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Maury County is known as the “Discover Louisiana’s Bayou Country
Discover Louisiana’s Bayou Country – only 45 minutes southwest of New Orleans. Experience swamp tours, plantations, world-class charter fishing, fairs and festivals, unforgettable Cajun food, dancing, music and much more. Be sure to come on down and celebrate the second largest Mardi Gras celebration in Louisiana. Visit houmatravel.com for more information.
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Maury County is known as the “Antebellum Homes Capital of Tennessee”
Maury County is known as the “Antebellum Homes Capital of Tennessee” because of its many pre-civil war homes that grace the area. Along with our rich history, the present offers many new experiences. Our downtown squares offer unique shopping opportunities, along with music venues where southern food is served up with hometown hospitality.
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Walk along Historic Jonesborough Tennessee’s preserved Main Street,
Walk along Historic Jonesborough Tennessee’s preserved Main Street, easily dropping back in time. Celebrate America’s rich storytelling heritage in Tennessee’s Oldest Town.  With more than 90 family friendly events year round, locally owned shops, restaurants, activities and award winning accommodations, create your story in the Storytelling Capital of the World – Historic Jonesborough.
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In New Orleans Plantation Country, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge
New Orleans Plantation Country has a story to tell. So will you! In New Orleans Plantation Country, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge, you can visit history at nine majestic plantations with a storied past, enjoy delicious Louisiana cuisine and embark on exhilarating swamp tours! Comfortable accommodations will allow for days of exploration. Visit New Orleans Plantation Country! VisitNOPC.com
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Alabama's Gulf Coast
Beautiful beaches, authentic downtowns, wildlife preserves, historic sites and the freshest seafood you'll ever put in your mouth are all yours to enjoy on Alabama's Gulf Coast. Visit Alabama's Coastal Connection to take in the natural beauty and experience all there is to see and do here.
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 MIDWEST

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Greenville is one of southern Illinois’ oldest towns.
Founded in 1815, Greenville is one of southern Illinois’ oldest towns. Enjoy unique museums, antique shopping, a creamery, confectionery, and festivals. Abraham Lincoln’s 1858 U.S. Senate campaign and Ronald Reagan’s 1980 presidential run brought both men to Greenville. Each site is marked. Start your trip at greenvilleusa.org or call 888-862-8201.
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The closest thing to a time machine!
Union County offers 1-3 days tours that combine small town charm and history together with contemporary interests. Explore 7 covered bridges, 3 wineries, hands-on agricultural tours, plus 40 miles of breathtaking nature including state nature preserves, historical sites, and century-old farms. For more information, call (937) 642-6279 or visit Union County.
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The closest thing to a time machine!
Rim Rock's Dogwood Cabins. Vacation in beautiful Southern Illinois Shawnee Forest. Hike endless trails. Ferry across the Ohio. Visit spectacular natural wonders. Five beautiful, pet friendly cabins near Garden of the Gods, adjacent to Rim Rock Recreational trail and surrounded by the Shawnee National Forest. Cabins include everything but food and personal items have screened in porches and all amenities. Five stars in Trip Advisor Visit rimrocksdogwoodcabins.com or call 618-264-6036.
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The closest thing to a time machine!
Getaway to Allamakee County, Iowa for a scenic 100-mile drive on the  Driftless Area Scenic Byway and visit the communities of Dorchester and camp near the Mississippi River; Harpers Ferry, home of Iowa’s  only national monument, Effigy Mounds; Lansing, and board the Mississippi Explorer Cruises; New Albin, location of Fish Farm  Mounds State Preserve; Postville, Waterville, and Waukon, site Driftaway Adventure Tours and Up North Adventures.
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Americas Best Value Inn
Americas Best Value Inn. The Best Value on the Road. Free Value Club Instant Rewards! Save 15% on Future Stays, Room Upgrade, Late Check-Out, & More! Free Internet, Continental Breakfast and HBO at most of our 1,000 Inns, Hotels & Suites. Make a Reservation Today! Visit AmericasBestValueInn.com or call 888-315-2378.
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Historic Corydon, Harrison County
Among the rolling hills of Southern Indiana lies Historic Corydon and Harrison County. Take a weekend and get to know Indiana’s first state capitol. Spend the day cruising the Ohio River Scenic Byway, explore Indiana’s underground, visit a winery, spend the day gaming or get a lesson in history.
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Allamakee County, Iowa
Visit Jacksonville, Illinois, where the Lincoln story continues ….
Jacksonville has much more than you’d expect from a small Midwest town! From our historical connections of Civil War and Abraham Lincoln, to thriving arts, education and culture; the area offers something for everyone. Small town friendliness wrapped in Midwest hospitality!
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Litchfield Tourism
Litchfield, Illinois…where land and water come into play! Make the new museum and Route 66 Welcome Center your first stop when visiting this classic Midwestern community for a real taste of the original Mother Road and much more. Today Litchfield boasts a 1,400-acre public recreational lake and a historically preserved downtown area with many points of interest.
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 PLAINS

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It gives us great pleasure to invite you to Dodge City, Kansas
It gives us great pleasure to invite you to Dodge City, Kansas to Relive a Legend! Get the heck INTO Dodge and find everything you need to ensure a memorable time. Dodge City offers the perfect retreat along with the charm and excitement of the old west.
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Take a break in Concordia.
Take a break in Concordia. Play “I Spy” on the world’s longest, hand-sculpted brick mural. Visit remnants of a WWII German POW Camp. Learn why over 250,000 orphaned or abandoned children were sent out from New York City to new homes across the U.S. at the National Orphan Train Museum.
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 ROCKY MOUNTAIN

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Colorado's South Park National Heritage Area
Colorado's South Park National Heritage Area is your destination for enjoying the West you've always imagined. Rugged, breathtakingly beautiful, filled with history, wildlife, adventure and pure fun down every highway and back road. Meet the people and explore the heart of Colorado in Park County where history is still alive.
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 PACIFIC COAST

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 SOUTHWEST

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spacerGetaway Guides for Southwest soon.

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 CANADA

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spacerGetaway Guides for Canada soon.

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