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9:29 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Kansas' Flint Hills Considered One Of '10 Iconic US Drives'

A drive through the Flint hills tallgrass prairie is among a list of 10 iconic U.S. drives compiled by Smarter Travel.
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A drive through the Flint Hills in Kansas is one of the 10 iconic U.S. drives, according to Smarter Travel.

Route 177 from Cassoday, Kan. to Manhattan, Kan. runs 87 miles through the last of the rolling tallgrass prairie lands. Along the route are many small towns, including Cottonwood Falls and Council Grove.

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