A 60-mile route across alpine plateaus and past many alpine lakes, with spectacular mountain views. The Beartooth Highway is one of the most spectacular routes on this continent. Charles Kuralt, the traveling CBS journalist, once called it “the most beautiful drive in America.” Opened in 1936, the route roughly follows the old Sheridan Trail, laid out in 1882. Special attractions: Yellowstone National Park, outstanding views, alpine vegetation, Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, trout fishing, hiking, camping. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.
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