America's Scenic Byways

Ohio River Scenic Byway

943 miles - Two and a half days to drive or eight days to enjoy this byway

This history-rich byway meanders along the banks of the Ohio River, hugging its shoreline and offering almost continuous views of the river. The history of the Ohio is found both in rural landscapes and quaint river communities, covering periods from Native American habitation through western settlement, affecting transportation patterns and industrialization.