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Scenic Byway, 12, Utah, Drive

Scenic Byway 12

Utah's All-American Road is an exhilarating, 124-mile route that negotiates slickrock canyons, towering plateaus, and mountain valleys.

Utah Scenic Byways: Overview

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Sometimes roads take you from point A to point B. In Utah, the road is also the point. 

With countless high mountain vistas, sandstone canyons, prehistoric landscapes, and Native American trails, Utah's scenic byways define the open road, and define it with unfathomable diversity. Your Utah Life Elevated® driving experience starts here.

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Explore 2,200 Miles of Scenic Byways

Utah has 19 fantastic roadways designated as State Scenic Byways, and eight that have earned the honor of being designated National Scenic Byways. You can find an incredible scenic route no matter where you are driving in Utah. One of the National Scenic Byways, Scenic Byway 12, carries the highest honor as Utah's first and only, All-American Road.

"Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road."
—Jack Kerouac,
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Stories from the Roads

Hogsback Scenic Byway 12

"A Journey Down 12: Utah's All-American Scenic Byway Redifines the Road Trip"

—posted by Andrew Dash Gillman 


Explore 8 National Scenic Byways and 19 State Scenic Byways

You can explore details and maps of Utah's eight spectacular National Scenic Byways, including our All-American Road, Scenic Byway 12, as well as all 19 State Scenic Byways here, or by downloading additional information from the following links.

Downloadable PDFs or Print Information: 

All of Utah's Byways and Special Interest Routes are highlighted by region (North, Central, South) in the digital edition of the Regional Guides and Maps tab, as well as the Official Utah State Map. Print copies are available for free from the Utah Office of Tourism by calling (800) 200-1160.

You may also visit our online version of the Utah Scenic Byways Guide or click here to view a printable one-sheeter with additional information.