Maryland’s Scenic Byways

Escape the highway, enjoy a byway – for a relaxing road trip to explore charming towns, the splendor of nature and hidden gems.

Explore the Byways

Tap the dots on each byway for more information.

Select a byway to view on the map
Maryland Byways

Select Your Byway Experience

More

About Byways & Road Trips

Mountain Maryland

Maryland, so famous for its seashore and smooth sailing, also has a wild side characterized by rugged mountain trails and rushing river waters.

More

Baltimore's Historic Charles Street

Surrounded by rolling green countryside, this byway features historical, cultural and recreational attractions-- from rural landscapes to the glittering Baltimore cityscape.

More

Red train in Cumberland
Unique Sites Along the National Road

Begun in 1811, the National Road was perhaps the first great endeavor for the young United States. Now a National Scenic Byway, the road was built with a goal both noble and...

More

Journey Through Hallowed Ground

This journey is a wonderful pilgrimage to sacrosanct Civil War sites, pristine natural sanctuaries and land considered by many to be sacred.

More