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Address: Route 112, North Conway, Conway, NH
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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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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Big fan of meandering curvy mountain roads, and this highway did not disappoint. There are overlooks too--in order to capture pics. Several moose signs but I didn't see any. There... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Hackensack, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

i think this road would be at its scenic best during the fall foliage. when I visited, the fall foliage wasn't at its peak yet and some or most parts of the road looked pretty good but not out outstandingly scenic. int he night, this road is pitch dark with no lights anywhere near. but the curvy scenic road makes... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Big fan of meandering curvy mountain roads, and this highway did not disappoint. There are overlooks too--in order to capture pics. Several moose signs but I didn't see any. There are also cool waterfalls.

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New England, North Dakota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

To sum it up....... • Too many trees blocked what were previous scenic views. • Too many SLOW drivers!!! I'm talking like 35 MPH! It was ridiculous! If you want to see it badly and are an extremely patient person, enjoy! P.S. Pepere (pronounced PEP-AYE is a french grandfather)

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Yuma, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we were a little to early to see the full change of colors but we still say a good amount and enjoyed it. wish we could've see a moose but arrive to late in day to see them at the optimum viewing times.

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Victor, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was just a stop over for us on our way to the east coast, but thought it was worth the extra miles to travel this scenic highway. We were there in mid-Sept and there was no leaf color at all. Didn't find moose....always disappointing. But a lovely side trip just the same. Great photo ops of the NH White... More 

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Smithfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Take the time to stop at the scenic overlooks. The views are wonderful and there is some hiking at all the stops.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a beautiful drive! Lots of places for a quick hike to a beautiful waterfall or just pull over and see the beauty of the White Mountains. The Rocky Gorge is worth a stop....go down to the river and walk around.....awesome!

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Military Base
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ended up driving this drive 3x...it's best going towards Conway from Lincoln! But you are still going to mainly see trees for most of the drive, unless you do all the turn outs (which aren't that many). I agree that they would have a much more enjoyable drive for ALL if they would thin out the trees to allow... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes very nice high mountain scenery but if your hoping to grab a glance at the many river scenes fahggettabouttit.! Most road views of the rivers are blocked by several feet of trees. This route would be so much more scenic if they would thin the trees blocking the rivers. Just my opinion of course but driving for miles and... More 

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Palm City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lots of turn outs and views to stop and see. The day we drove it,it was overcast, not a lot of views but still very pretty. Stopped at lower falls and took a walk on the rocks.

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