Things to Do Along I-70 in Kansas

Kansas I-70 Road Trip

We know that I-70 is a safe, convenient way to travel through Kansas, but it's also an adventure waiting to happen! Take that exit and explore the communities along I-70. Looking for something to do? We have a list of the top things to do along I-70 in Kansas, including where to find great food, overnight lodging, and museums! Driving along I-70 also allows visitors to adore the natural scenery of Kansas, as many exits and stops can lead you to parks and outdoor activities.

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Things to do along the way!

State Parks Near I-70


Clinton State Park is a 1,400 acre island of unspoiled nature amid the suburban sprawl of northeast Kansas.


Perry State Park sits well within Kansas, but with long ridges of hickory and assorted oaks it wouldn’t look out of place in the…

Kaw River

On the Kansas River kayaks and canoes often float in solitude as they pass towering cottonwoods, nesting bald eagles, kingfishers, otters…

Tuttle Creek

Tuttle Creek State Park is a story of two special places. One sits where both land and lake are expansive, with a campground on classic…


Kansas’ largest, Milford Reservoir has enough shoreline to reach from Kansas City to Salina. The waters within that 161 miles of land…


Terms like “world-class” and “one of the nation’s best” are usually unwarranted. Both are accurate for Wilson…

Cedar Bluff

A few minutes south of the hustle and hassle of I-70 in western Kansas, life goes relaxingly slow at Cedar Bluff State Park. 

Byways Near I-70

Frontier Military

Travel through time, visiting multiple forts along the Frontier Military Historic Byway.  Originally built to move soldiers and…

Glacial Hills

The Glacial Hills Scenic Byway gets its name from the rolling hills and rock-strewn valleys carved by ancient glaciers. 

Native Stone

Discover the natural beauty of the panoramic Native Stone Scenic Byway.

Prairie Trail

When you travel the Prairie Trail Scenic Byway, you follow in the steps of Native Americans, explorers and pioneers as they sought food…

Post Rock

Over the Smoky Hills of weathered bedrock, the Post Rock Scenic Byway winds through fields, pastures and prairie.

Smoky Valley

Named for their hazy, blue appearance at sunrise and sunset, the Smoky Hills divide the more easterly mixed-grass prairie from the…

Western Vistas

Visit a rugged landscape on the culturally and visually fascinating route known as the Western Vistas Historic Byway. 

More Highways in Kansas

Highway 183

Explore the western frontier of Kansas on Highway 183!

Highway 169

Explore the KC metro area and the region of Southeast Kansas while driving on Highway 169!

Highway 54

Explore the southern half of Kansas when you ride along Highway 54!

Highway 283

Take your next road trip through Highway 283 in Kansas!

Highway 83

View the beauty of Western Kansas on Highway 83!

Interstate 335

Interstate 335 in Kansas connects the cities of Topeka and Emporia. This route comes packed with fun things to see and do while on your…

Interstate 135

Welcome to I-135 in Kansas. This stretch of interstate has plenty of things to see and do as it connects the communities of Salina and…

Interstate 35

Interstate 35 in Kansas connects the two major metropolitan areas of Wichita and Kansas City. Check out our list of fun things to see and do…

Highway 281

Explore all of the things to do on US Highway 281 in Kansas that runs from Smith Center to Medicine Lodge! 

Highway 24

US Highway 24 in Kansas stretches from KC to Kanorado and has amazing things to see and do along the way!

Highway 56

Running from KC to Elkhart, US Highway 56 in Kansas has endless things to see and do along the route!

Highway 50

Running from KC to Coolidge, US Highway 50 in Kansas offers road trippers an array of things to see and do along the route!

Highway 36

Welcome to Highway 36, running through the 13 northernmost counties in Kansas, stretching from the Missouri River to the foothills of the…

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