Trip Planner:   USA  /  New Hampshire  /  White Mountains  /  Conway  /  North Conway  /  Scenic Drive  /  Kancamagus Highway

Kancamagus Highway, North Conway

(4.8/5 based on 2,200+ reviews on the web)
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. Put Kancamagus Highway into our North Conway tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
map
Create a full North Conway itinerary

Plan your trip to North Conway

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in North Conway by other users

30 days in New England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in White Mountains BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in White Mountains BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in New Hampshire BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in New Hampshire BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in New Hampshire BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in New Hampshire BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in North Conway BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in New England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Fantastic drive. Little crowded in the peak season but totally worth it!!. The drive is so beautiful!!  more »
  • I was staying in North Conway & was skiing Loon Mt in Lincoln on a 2 day pass....scenery made the 40+ minute trip a pleasure driving  more »
  • Without wishing to damn with faint praise... for me this was a lovely drive with some really gorgeous views but wasn't quite up there with the great dramatic driving roads of the world. For sure there...  more »