Country Music Highway

National Scenic BywayKentucky

Driving the Byway

The Country Music Highway follows US 23 south from Ashland to Whitesburg.

  • The byway passes through Paintsville, Prestonsburg, and Pikeville.
  • South of Pikeville, US 23 joins with US 119.
  • At Jenkins, follow US 119 west to Whitesburg where the byway ends.