Welcome to the Kentucky Great River Road!
Please feel free to browse around and make sure to check our social news profiles to keep updated about the wonderful new ways to visit and enjoy our KY Great River Road National Scenic Byway. We encourage you to explore the natural beauty and historic land marks of our four great counties.
Civil War Days at Columbus Belmont State Park in Hickman County.
Annual Corvette Ride
The road follows the river through ten states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Louisiana. National designation allowed the Commonwealth of Kentucky to join the other nine Mississippi River states in developing a single continuous route with a common strategy for marketing and management.
By jointly developing the corridor’s intrinsic resources and coordinating the experiences of tourists, Kentucky can leverage the federal government’s investment in the Great River Road to the advantage of a region in need of economic growth, community development, and environmental conservation.
Latest News & Postings
4 days ago
Kentucky has a fastest-growing Amish and Mennonite population. Amish in the Ky Great River Road National Scenic Byway operate farms and small businesses. Items made by Amish are sold in home shoppes, like hand-made lotions, goat-milk soaps, and furniture. Furniture includes chairs, rockers, 4-ft [...]
3 weeks ago
2015 Official Calendar of Events and Schedule of Festivals | KY Great River Road Region – Visit KyGreatRiverRoad.org See the listing of activities, events, & festivals located along Kentucky’s western-most border in the only 4-KY counties bordering the Mississippi River: Ballard, Carlis[...]
3 weeks ago
Shoppes | Boutiques and Gifts | Ladies Clothes, Boots, Jewelry | KyGreatRiverRoad.org B= Boutique | G=Gifts | BG=Both Ballard County | #KevilKy #BandanaKY #LaCenterKy #BarlowKY #WickliffeKy (G) Rudys Farm Center, 12240 US Hwy 60 West, Kevil, KY 42053, (270) 462-3156, RudysFarmCenter.com [...]