Country Music Highway

National Scenic BywayKentucky
Length 144.1 mi / 231.9 km
Time to Allow Two to three hours to drive or two days to enjoy the byway


The Country Music Highway is Eastern Kentucky's heritage route. The sites and sounds along the byway capture all aspects of the region's history, including Native American culture, pioneer settlement, coal mining, country music, crafts, architecture, the Civil War, and natural resources.

Local Information

Southern & Eastern KY Tourism Development Association