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The Flint Hills Scenic Byway passes through our nation’s largest remaining tallgrass prairie, providing seemingly endless views.
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Explore the Flint Hills, just 90 miles southwest of Kansas City, or enjoy historic Independence, Missouri, or Fort Scott, Kansas.
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Small towns with personality dot the Flint Hills Scenic Byway through our nation’s largest remaining tallgrass prairie.
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The Flint Hills region, one of the last true prairies in North America, is a rare reminder of the time when open grasslands covered vast expanses of our continent.
Kansas Praire
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The Sunflower State blends rolling prairie, Western drama and city attractions.
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Whether you want to help drive in the longhorns or just watch from the front porch, Kansas has a cowboy adventure suited to you.
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Endless vistas and teeming wildlife await travelers who visit a pair of scenic Kansas byways for a wide-open brand of fall driving.
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Savor the open grasslands of this gorgeous expanse.