Land & Sky

Travelers along the Land and Sky Scenic Byway have the opportunity to experience the Wallace Branch of the Great Western Cattle Trail, scale the highest point in Kansas at Mount Sunflower, and explore the deep canyons and rugged landscape of the Arikaree Breaks.

The byway is also the only one in the state that focuses on agriculture and features thousands of acres of rotating crops, livestock, and wildlife along the route.

  • Route Description

    Traveling south to north: The route begins at the junction of U.S. Highway 40 and Kansas Highway 27. Traveling north on Kansas Highway 27 the byway concludes at the Kansas/Nebraska state line.

    Traveling north to south: The route begins at the Kansas/Nebraska near Haigler, NE.  Traveling south on Kansas Highway 27 the byway concludes at the intersection of Kansas Highway 27 and US Highway 40 in Sharon Springs, KS. 

  • For more information about the Land & Sky Scenic Byway contact:

    Donna Price 
    Land and Sky Scenic Byway
    785-821-4170
     
    Helen Dobbs
    Cheyenne County Development Corporation
    785-332-3508

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