If you’re planning a trip, escape the highway and enjoy a Maryland Scenic Byway. You’ll find great suggestions for scenic or historic driving tours, Maryland Heritage areas, historic districts, parks, and other cultural and recreational destinations. Don’t forget that most scenic byways are also perfect for exploring by bicycle. You’ll find maps and safety information for bicycle-friendly routes here.
Way-finding signs are used to guide you along these off-the-beaten-tracks. Individual byway nameplates are attached to further identify each route. We recommend that you use the Maryland Scenic Byways Map when you drive these routes.
To learn about how the Scenic Byways Program in Maryland, see Scenic Byways Program.
For further information, please contact:
Maryland Scenic Byways Program
Regional and Intermodal Planning Division
MDOT State Highway Administration
707 N Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
707 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3601
Main Business Line – 410-545-0300
Safety Campaigns – 1-800-323-6742
For emergencies, call MDOT SHA's Statewide Operations Center at 410-582-5650.
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