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Address: Loretto, KY
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This scenic route connects ten distilleries.

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Beautiful Drive through the KY Countryside

If you want a nice drive without too much traffic, nice scenery, no billboards, etc., then Blue Grass is perfect! Make sure you have gas in the tank, as filling stations are few!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
Joe J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

If you want a nice drive without too much traffic, nice scenery, no billboards, etc., then Blue Grass is perfect! Make sure you have gas in the tank, as filling stations are few!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is a beautiful highway wandering through the rolling countryside of Kentucky. There were no trucks so traffic moved easily.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Decent road leading thru some of the back areas of KY. There are sites to be seen off the parkway, but it's nice just getting a sense for the landscapes of this area of middle Kentucky and seeing life at a slower pace. Pleasant driving overall, but beware of tourists and tractors occasionally entering/exiting the road.

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Thank Traveler O
Englewood, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I wasn't impressed. Maybe it's the time of year we went. I'm sure it's very pretty in the fall. We were only on it for about 20 miles

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

Loretto KY is a just a small Kentucky town in the middle of nowhere. As the closest town to the Makers Mark Distillery, I guess it has something to talk about, however Bardstown is the real gem on the area. The state and county road as well as the interstate are all under construction in totality, hope they finish before... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Great road, minimal traffic, 70mph speed limit, easy on/off. Plenty of access points to all local areas.

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Lebanon, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Have used this for a trip today. It is free now and better than ever. The road is smooth and the signs are excellent. Just a beautiful road in thw USA.

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Springfield, Illinois, Usa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

The drive is beautiful! Make sure you allow time to stop and enjoy what you see and where you are! Their are many attractions along the way.

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Sellersburg, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

Not sure why the parkway is listed under Loretto (I would put it under Bardstown, Versailles or someplace it comes closer to). The scenery is pretty good through here, especially around the Kentucky River.

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Lake City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

We drove most of the Bluegrass Parkway. It was spring and the grass was very green. It is great to get off the interstate and see the other side.

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