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Beautiful, must-do drive

Drove my parents down this scenic drive and then we stopped in Midway at Wallace Station for Monday... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Kansas City, Missouri

This road definitely deserves its reputation. The road, the trees, the farms and pastures look like... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Tampa, Florida
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“stone walls” (3 reviews)

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Drove my parents down this scenic drive and then we stopped in Midway at Wallace Station for Monday night fried chicken. Beautiful barns and Thoroughbred horses. I just wish there were some areas to pull over to take some pictures!

Thank kcgirl34
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This road definitely deserves its reputation. The road, the trees, the farms and pastures look like art as you drive through.

Thank 629billc
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this road on Google Maps, and am glad we drove it! Beautiful rolling hills, narrow road, stately trees, fences and fences and fences, and stone walls. Would love to see it in the fall w the leaves turning. If you are in Lexington...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Our first drive was the Paris Pike from Lexington to Paris and back to Lexington. There are some pretty areas along this divided highway drive including some very old rock fences - look for the signs telling their age. Some fences are as old as...More

Thank MKDK05
Reviewed 20 September 2015

If you are travelling between Lexington, KY and Louisville or Frankfort, you should get off of the Interstate and travel this beautiful two lane road which will take you through some great horse farms.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This was a beautiful drive between Lexington and Frankfort featuring horse farms and gently rolling hills. It is a narrow, curvy road so take it slow and just enjoy! We drove it on a Sunday morning and encountered almost no traffic! If you happen to...More

Thank Rebekah5720
Reviewed 12 May 2015

The Old Frankfort Pike was first built as a toll road from Lexington to Frankfort with stone fences lining each side of the road on many old farms. Many of the older horse farms front on the Old Frankfort Pike

Thank Lonnie1743
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We loved this drive and can't wait to return. Rolling hills, stone fences, picturesque horse farms, real Kentucky bluegrass. Found it by mistake.

Thank jtfranco
Reviewed 2 March 2015

We love great scenic drives and this is the best in Kentucky. A small road through rolling hills and horse farms (some of the top thorough bred farms in the world). A must do if you are in the lexington area. Its also nice in...More

Thank PelleasPhiladelphia
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Rolling hills and lovely horse farms on this scenic drive out of Lexington. A nice, relaxing drive on a Sunday afternoon.

Thank bonnie c
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