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Shawnee Forst CountryHistory
Southernmost Illinois

Ohio River Scenic Byway - Shawnee Forest Country

Take a 188 mile scenic drive along the Ohio River Scenic Byway in southern Illinois. Stop at sites with rich historic heritage and enjoy the spectacular Shawnee National Forest, and the beautiful Ohio River. The scenic drive meanders along the Ohio River in Southernmost Illinois. The Byway winds from the Wabash Bridge at the Indiana border south along the Ohio River before it reaches the Mississippi River at Cairo. A unique travel experience awaits you along the byway’s 188 miles.

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