28.7 miles: 1 hours, 3 minutes
As you slowly ascend this desert mesa you’ll be awed as you peer from the windshield. But this is one place that you must explore on foot to see the full picture. The medium: red sandstone. The art: sculptures, arches and boulders. It’s a fascinating, eerie, exhilarating place. With both wide-open vistas and tiny enclosed spaces, this is one byway that you don’t want to bypass.