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Address: North Conway, NH
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Activities: Biking
Description: Highway 112, or the Kanc, runs from Center Conway to North Woodstock, just...
Highway 112, or the Kanc, runs from Center Conway to North Woodstock, just south of Franconia Notch. Passing through the White Mountain National Forest, it is considered one of the most scenic highways in the U.S. and offers a number of interesting stopping off points.
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Beautiful Drive

This was a short beautiful drive. Make sure you stop at all the stops to see the scenery, river, and historic house. The stops all have bathrooms but bring hand sanitizer. Well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

This was a short beautiful drive. Make sure you stop at all the stops to see the scenery, river, and historic house. The stops all have bathrooms but bring hand sanitizer. Well worth the trip!

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Richardson
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Beautiful drive with tons of hiking and swimming a long the way. My husband and I love road trips, and enjoy this drive when we go up for a staycation.

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Van Buren
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Totally unable to describe the awesomeness of this highway!! We had the very absolute best ride and most beautiful scenic trip! So great. If anyone is in the area, it really is a ride to take. We're on a motorcycle so everything is so enhanced. The smell of the fresh air, the temperature in the mid 70's and the beauty... More 

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Oxford, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Spent the afternoon driving the Kancamagus Highway and stopping at various points for quick hikes and sightseeing. The scenery along the road is gorgeous and there are numerous places to stop and explore. Driving north from Conway the first portion of the road is along the river and full of places to swim. The Lower Falls pullover was the largest... More 

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Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful drive through some mountains in NH. Very scenic - especially in the Fall when the leaves are changing color! There are wonderful stops along the way including a spot to swim in the river, hike to a waterfall and scenic vistas. NH beauty at it's best!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This really is a great drive. There are numerous points to turn off with some amazing views. Don't worry about the places where they charge you to park, the free ones are better anyway!

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Revere, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Just an absolutely breathtaking ride. We went from the North Conway side over to the Lincoln side and back. Be sure to stop at the scenic vista area (designated by signs) and take lots of pictures.

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Orleans, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

the scenery is outstanding the road is twisty and turning when you get to certain points the scenery will take your breath away , well worth the 32 mile trip..buy gas before you go, no gas on the highway..

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Madison, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Nice scenic road, excellent for motorcycle riders. Fair to good on the maintenance rating. No pot holes but a little bumpy in areas. Top off on gas before hitting it.

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Needham, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Love driving and stopping at sights among the highway. One thing we always look forward to, especially stopping and swimming in the Saco river.

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Address: North Conway, NH
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  North Conway

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