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Breathtaking beautiful

This is one of the most breathtaking Highway to drive, so beautiful, even in middle September when... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
alexandrah260
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Venlo, The Netherlands
Unbelievably beautiful all the way!

We drove from Cooke City to Red Lodge in sunshine although the weather closed in and the pass was... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
DoctorAnn
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Nestled between two scenic wilderness areas, this drive is considered the "most beautiful road in America."
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  • Very good11%
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is one of the most breathtaking Highway to drive, so beautiful, even in middle September when it can already be cold, windy and stormy with little bit of snow. Can not imagine how it must even look during summer time. It was so worth...More

Thank alexandrah260
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We drove from Cooke City to Red Lodge in sunshine although the weather closed in and the pass was closed the following day. So check the forecasts and do it when you can! The scenery was stunning and there are plenty of pullouts so that...More

Thank DoctorAnn
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I read about this road and found videos of it taken on GoPros on YouTube, and I can tell you that nothing really prepares you for how spectacular it is in person. The late Charles Kuralt from CBS labeled it as the most beautiful road...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 15 September 2016

It's so great!! I want to ride it again! We rode motorcycles from Red Lodge to Cooke City. I wished we had time to ride back to Red Lodge so at least I could see everything from the other direction! Not kidding on how hell-roaring...More

Thank Holidav
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I have backpacked throughout Glacier National Park, driven through the Alps and seen quite a few mountains around the world, but for a spectacular drive and incredible mountain scenery the road between Yellowstone Park and Red Lodge, Montana over the Beartooth Highway is almost impossible...More

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were on our way into Yellowstone from Billings, MT and took the Beartooth Highway. It is a very beautiful drive with many spots to pull off to take scenic pictures. The switchback roads were neat! We would definately take this route again. It was...More

Thank A B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This highway is truly amazing. Carved into the mountain side, up and over the top to the other side. Don't be in a hurry; stop at the pull outs and take in the beautiful vistas. It takes at least two hours to drive from Red...More

Thank AJC_travlers
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I have heard that this has been called the most scenic highway in America - that might be an exaggeration, but it's wonderful nevertheless. It takes longer that you might expect from the mileage both because you won't go too fast and because you'll want...More

Thank West52
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you are at Yellowstone or in this area just do this road trip, do not even hesitate, if the road is open get yourself on this highway, thank me later.

Thank AJ&HTraveltheworld
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This road scared me half to death so for most folks that's a plus. The scenery is incredible and I will never forget this drive, my hand prints are still in the wheel of my car since I was grabbing it so tight! The road...More

1  Thank Dave M
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