The Ultimate Most Beautiful U.S. Drives Quiz

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About This Quiz

There are innumerable beautiful drives in the United States and it isn't easy to pick the 10 best ones. But here is our choice for 10 beautiful drives that span the length and breadth of this vast country. Take this quiz to learn more about these drives.

What can you see along the Hawaii Belt?

The Hawaii Belt boasts jungles, farmland, beaches and lava deserts; just some of the spectacular scenery that you'll see.

Where will you find Hawaii's famous Kona coffee?

You can find it in the vicinity of the town Kailua-Kona.

What is special about Key West?

Key West, in the Florida Keys, is the southernmost point of the continental United States.

What was the previous name of the Seven Mile Bridge?

It used to be called the Knight's Key Bridge.

What do these have in common: Canandaigua, Seneca, Skaneateles?

These three are all lakes in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.

The Finger Lakes stretch from Syracuse to:

They go all the way to Rochester along a 75-mile (120-kilometer) line.

In what state is the Pacific Coast Highway?

It is located in the state of California.

During what months of the year is the Pacific Coast Highway most used?

It is most used during July and August, when summer travelers flock to the West Coast.

What 52-mile (84-kilometer) road crosses Montana's Glacier National Park?

It's got a quaint name -- Going-to-the-Sun Road.

Why do they close Going-to-the-Sun Road during the winter?

There is heavy snowfall in this area during the winter and it is impossible to drive safely until the snow begins to thaw.

If you want to drive your large vehicle along Skyline Drive in Virginia, it has to be able to clear _____ along the way.

It has to be able to clear the 12-foot (3.5-meter) high Mary's Rock Tunnel.

Why is the speed limit in Shenandoah National Park only 35 mph (56 kpm)?

The speed limit is so low because of the animals that often cross the roads throughout the park.

What animals might you see if you drive on Seward Highway in Alaska?

You might see eagles, beluga whales, sheep and moose.

What makes Crow Creek Mine popular?

You can strike it rich by panning for gold at Crow Creek Mine.

What ancient ruins are found in the San Juan Mountains?

Pueblo Indian ruins are found there.

How long would it take to drive from one end to the other of the San Juan Skyway?

It would take about five hours, although you might like to take it slowly and spend time there exploring the area.

What states does the Brandywine Valley cross?

It crosses the states of Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Which wealthy family had a great impact on the Brandywine Valley area?

The du Pont family had a great impact, building mansions, gardens and museums in the valley.

What is the origin of the name Patchwork Parkway in Utah?

Pioneers used to lay down quilts there in order to be able to cross the deep snow.

If you travel Route 143 to an elevation of 10,567 feet (3,221 meters), where do you reach?

You get to Cedar Breaks National Monument, with its breathtaking cliffs and canyons.

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