Scenic Byways Far West (A Falcon Guide) : National Forest Scenic Byways from Alaska to Southern California meander through old-growth forests, trace salmon-filled rivers, and cross trails leading deep into wilderness areas. National Forest Scenic Byways Far West takes you on these spectacular routes and provides all the information you need to spend a weekend or two-week vacation exactly as you want to spend it. Each of the 33 byway descriptions includes information on the best season to travel, historic sites, geology, and the endless recreation opportunities that exist along these routes. A travel map for each byway shows campgrounds, special features such as visitor centers and recreation areas, connecting roads, and nearby towns. Most of these officially designated scenic routes are paved and all are easily navigated by passenger cars.