Old Trails Road Scenic Byway

Route 224 has been designated as the Old Trails Road Scenic Byway because of its unique history, and its scenic, recreational, cultural and natural qualities.

The picturesque drive from Lexington through Wellington and Waterloo to Napoleon runs alongside the Missouri River. Travelers experience a roadway that was traveled by American Indians, fur traders, trappers, explorers, westward pioneers, gold seekers, ox carts, covered wagons, Santa Fe Trail traders, Civil War troops, Jayhawkers, Bushwhackers, coal miners, farmers, early-day motorists and present-day tourists.


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Route 224
Lexington, MO 64067

Additional Information

Open Year-round
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Unrestricted
All Ages
Equestrian Trails
Historic District
Winery / Vineyard
Service Animals Welcome
Pets On Leash Allowed
Free Admission

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