It’s more than just a stretch of road connecting the towns of Red Lodge and Cooke City. The Beartooth Highway is an All-American Road, a designation that means it’s considered a “travel destination unto itself” with features that do not exist anywhere else in the United States. We’ve listed a few highlights below, and if you go off the beaten path that’s okay too—there’s much to explore. The Beartooth Highway usually opens Memorial Day weekend, so if it’s not already on your bucket list, go right ahead and add it. For more information, visit