Kancamagus Highway, North Conway

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Must see · Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
A two-lane highway that attracts drivers for its seasonal colors, Kancamagus Highway runs through White Mountain National Forest. The route follows the river valley up the Kancamagus Pass, offering sporadic stops for photographers. The road meets with Interstate 93 and four other smaller highways that lead to larger cities. You'll find refreshments and gas stops located around these intersections. To visit Kancamagus Highway on your holiday in North Conway, and find out what else North Conway has to offer, use our North Conway.
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  • We returned to the Kancamagus Highway in late April for some good walking, and we had good weather for 3/4 days. We stopped at the Ranger station near Conway, and got recommendations on some easier.....  more »
  • Famous for fall foliage, but what a beautiful ride to take for spring kick-off. Views breathtaking and so many great trails to hike. Slow drive with many stops or none. Take your time and enjoy...  more »

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