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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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Best way to experience the NH White Mountains

If you have visitors from out of state, the "Kanc" is the best way to experience the views of the NH White Mountains. There is not a lot to do in the winter months, but the views... read more

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Salem, NH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have visitors from out of state, the "Kanc" is the best way to experience the views of the NH White Mountains. There is not a lot to do in the winter months, but the views at that time of the year are just stunning. Make sure you eat and that your car has gas before you head out,... More 

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Portland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of my favorite rides in NH. There is so much to see, and it is beautiful anytime of year. All the different spots where you can stop off and hike are amazing. If you live nearby and have never done this ride, I highly suggest it! It's more than just a good passage way from Conway to... More 

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Queensbury, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a ride to take if you are in a hurry to get from point A to point B. There will be plenty of slow drivers ahead of you taking in the sites. It's best enjoyed on a clear day, when you can see the beautiful White Mountains and stop at the pull offs to take in the... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're riding a motorcycle, this is a must ride! The roads are good! The scenery is very good! The stops are awesome! The only downfall is the ride is not long enough (lol). We have rode this highway in both directions and I would recommend to do the same and pick which you enjoy the most. I enjoyed both... More 

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Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a nice drive - beautiful scenery - Went through yesterday, we did stop along the way to take a picture - I was a little nervous before we left because I didn't know what to expect especially because it's winter time - but the ride was great. There really isn't anything to stop at other then scenic pullovers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A definite must see! The views are beautiful and the roads were clear of snow and ice shortly after the conclusion of the snow storm. It was a perfect winter wonderland!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live here and we still enjoy the drive up on the motorcycle. For visitors to the area, it's a nice ru Dr for all with plenty of hiking trails, the river, picnic spots, etc.

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Litchfield, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful summer and fall road! So scenic with numerous vistas and photo opportunities. Winter is very scary especially during snow storms.

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Northwood, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cruised the Kanc in the Miata. Then up through Franconia Notch. Beautiful day and as it was early got to enjoy the twists and turns of the road. The scenery is fantastic and the rise and drop in elevation is exhilarating in my little red Miata with a cute blonde in the passenger seat. Way to go.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We look forward to this drive. With the grand views, burbling. River and impressive stones it's easy to be absorbed by God's love.

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