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Merritt Parkway

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Ranked #393 of 516 attractions in Connecticut
Most recent review
- Mar 15, 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This highway is a good option when I-95 is packed. Always check the traffic as it's only 2 lanes. Be careful of deers crossing the highway.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Beautiful scenery but way too much traffic at most times of the day. I go to ikea, going tgere are ten is ok but coming home to ny from ct is a nightmare around two to three!!

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Watertown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

It is such a nice scenic road that I felt compelled to write a review about it. As I was driving from NJ to MA, I got tired of the highways and at some point decided to try something different to change the scenery. I took Merritt Parkway and it was such a pleasant drive! It’s only a two lane... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

I grew up around the Merrit Parkway. As a teenager I used to commute to work on the Merrit. I never thought twice about it. I've since moved out of the area, as have my parents. Just last week I traveled through the area via the Merrit Parkway. Wow. People drive way, way too fast on this narrow, very pretty,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2010 via mobile

Hey it's a road. A nice road, narrow from the days of yesteryear and very up down and all around. Kind of like a drive through Sherwood Forest with no trucks or tolls.

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