|Length||170.0 mi / 273.6 km|
|Time to Allow||Four hours to drive this byway|
There are no fees along the byway.
"Outback" refers to land with a natural ruggedness. Though people come here seeking independence, they know each other's first names. Community is paramount. Jonathan Nicholas, publisher of the Oregonian, said it is "a star-spangled landscape of marsh and mountain, of reflection and rim rock, of seamless vistas and sage-scented dreams."