National Scenic Byways and Other Recreational Drives


Natchez/Trace Parkway

Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee
Native Americans, Kaintuck boatmen, post riders, government officials, soldiers, and fortune seekers all moved across this 708-km (425-mile) trail charting new territory and creating a vital link between the Mississippi Territory and the fledgling United States.

Published: 28 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 15 Sep 2010
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication


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