Jun 6, 2017. Few road trips could be more classically American than the this 1,568-mile, north- south highway. Starting in Texas near the Mexican border and galloping up toward its final destination in Minnesota, Interstate 35 allows travelers to hit many must-see destinations, as well as small pull-off towns that capture a. Every once in a while, Nicolas Batum says, he thinks back to those tumultuous and stressful summer days…