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Country Music Highway

Us-23, Paintsville, KY
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Husbands work

This place is neat and to see some of the things they have there in the museum that has to do with... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Teresa S
Paintsville, Kentucky
via mobile
Satuday Morning Drive

We travelled along here on the way to Butcher Hollow. The weather was perfect, lots of things to... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Tom B
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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"The Country Music Highway is the eastern-most corridor in the Highlands and Waterways Region of Southern and Eastern Kentucky. It follows US-23 through Lawrence County, Paintsville, Prestonsburg, Pikeville, and then along US-119/US-23 to the Virginia border and on to Whitesburg. As noted in its name, the Country Music Highway celebrates the lives of dozens of famous country music stars that grew up along this route."
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2 May 2017
“Satuday Morning Drive”
2 Sep 2016
“Beautiful Scenery”
Us-23, Paintsville, KY
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This place is neat and to see some of the things they have there in the museum that has to do with people around the Appalachian mountains

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We travelled along here on the way to Butcher Hollow. The weather was perfect, lots of things to see along the way. Picturesque drive.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Took a different route from Florida to West Virginia and ended up on Route 23, Country Music Highway. Beautiful natural scenery as well as interesting historical information along the way. Will definitely use this route again.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I had a great time traveling down US Hwy 23 and reading the signs that listed the country singers born in the county I was passing through! When I went through Floyd County and read Dwight Yoakum was born there, I grabbed his CD from...More

Thank sweetsugartree
Reviewed 20 October 2015

good place to pick up information about attractions in the area along with other info needed. easy to find just off the exit on US 23.

Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Enjoyed learning about all the singers from this area. Brochure on the Highway was very informative and helpful.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 17 January 2012

This route is a beautiful route to take on the motorcycle. We travel it every year from Charleston WV 119S , to 23S to 81S heading to Gatlinburg Tennessee . Nice road with very little traffic both scenic and calming for a motorcycle group and...More

2  Thank muchlovetenn
Reviewed 20 October 2011

Nerve wrecking road is what it should be called. Twists and turns out of absolutely nowhere. Don't drive it in the dark.

1  Thank Eric P
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