River Road Scenic Byway
Length: 22.0 mi / 35.4 km
Time to Allow: Take one hour to drive or two days to enjoy the entire byway.
River Road Scenic Byway showcases all the AuSable River Valley has to offer. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Huron National Forest, enjoy panoramic views from high bluffs, spectacular fall colors, or quiet winter splendor. Hike, canoe, birdwatch, snowmobile, or ski--River Road can be explored during any season.
Strap on your cross-country skis for a snowy jaunt through winter’s playground on one of the Trail Systems waiting for you along the River Road Scenic Byway in the Huron National Forest.
The River Road Scenic Byway follows the Au Sable River through the Huron National Forest. Join other birders and keep your eyes peeled to see the American Bald Eagle in flight over the woodlands.
to Enjoy the Ride...
2-Day Trip: Spring Renewal
Spring is a wonderful time to explore River Road in a tranquil setting. Pack a picnic lunch, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring your camera...
Oscoda Township, Iosco County
Eastern National Forests Interpretive Association
Huron Shores Heritage Route
Michigan Department of Transportation