The Five Best (& Five Worst) Stretches of Texas Highway

Texas has some beautiful stretches of highway, and it has some where you just want to pluck out your eyeballs.

Truth be told -- if you take out the urban panoramas of strip malls and national franchises -- there's probably more of the former than the latter.

Let's look at the five best first. Obviously, we could load up the list with Hill Country roads -- 71, 281, even the loop around Austin are all lovely. But for the sake of variety, we are leaving them out, with the stern warning that if you must, if at all possible, drive on 281 between Canyon Lake and Marble Falls at least once.

So, with that disclaimer...

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Richard Connelly
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