Wilderness Road Heritage Highway

National Scenic BywayKentucky

Driving the Byway

  • Begin at the Tennessee/Kentucky border on US25E southeast of Middlesboro, KY.
  • Drive northeast on US25E.
  • Follow US25E for 30 miles through Middlesboro and Pineville until the junction with KY229 just north of Barbourville.
  • Drive north on KY229 for 21 miles to the junction with US25 in London.
  • Go north on US25 through Laurel and Rockcastle counties until reaching Berea in Madison County.
  • The byway ends at the intersection of US25 and Boone St. in Berea, KY.