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Discover Columbus, GA: Best Scenic Drives

Hit the Road in Columbus, GA

There’s nothing quite like the freedom of hitting the open road in your own vehicle, particularly when you’ve just purchased a quality used car, truck, or SUV from Gil’s Auto Sales. With Columbus, GA, and its surroundings offering some of the most picturesque routes in the Peach State, you’re in the perfect location to take your new-to-you vehicle for an unforgettable drive.

Drive Along the Chattahoochee River

Your first stop should be the stunning Chattahoochee River, where U.S. Route 27 offers beautiful river views as you cruise south towards Fort Benning. This drive is particularly magical during the fall, with the vibrant hues of autumn leaves reflected in the river. And there’s nothing like the feeling of rolling down the windows in your pre-owned SUV, catching the fresh river breeze as you drive.

Country Charm on Georgia Route 219

Georgia Route 219 is a delightful country road that offers a unique blend of Columbus’ rural and urban aspects. If you’ve just bought a sturdy used truck from Gil’s Auto Sales, you’ll love the freedom of this drive that takes you past rolling fields and into the bustling heart of Columbus.

The Historic Buena Vista Road

For history enthusiasts, Buena Vista Road holds many fascinating sights, from the Civil War Naval Museum to the beautiful Linwood Cemetery. Driving this route in your reliable used sedan is a great way to immerse yourself in the rich history of Columbus.

Georgia Route 85: A Drive into Nature

Heading north out of Columbus on Georgia Route 85, you’ll find yourself surrounded by lush greenery, making it an excellent drive for nature lovers. If you’ve chosen an adventurous pre-owned SUV from Gil’s Auto Sales, it’s the perfect opportunity to put its capabilities to the test.

Experience the Gil’s Auto Sales Difference

At Gil’s Auto Sales, we take great pride in serving Columbus, Phenix City, Opelika, and as of June 2023, Prattville. We offer a wide range of top-quality used cars, trucks, and SUVs tailored to suit your lifestyle. Whether you need a robust truck for country drives, a comfortable sedan for city cruising, or a versatile SUV for family road trips, we’re here to get you behind the wheel.

As a buy here, pay here dealership, we offer in-house financing, meaning we’re ready to approve you for a used car loan, even if you’ve had credit challenges in the past. Our dedicated team works diligently to provide the best buying experience possible, embodying our motto: “You Gotta Get to Gil’s!”

So, if you’re ready to take in the sights of Columbus, GA, from the comfort of your own vehicle, come visit us at Gil’s Auto Sales. Let’s get you on the road to adventure!