Kancamagus Highway, North Conway

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. To visit Kancamagus Highway on your holiday in North Conway, and find out what else North Conway has to offer, use our North Conway day trip tool .
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  • The Kancamagus Highway is beautiful drive and has many great photo spots! Very cool thing we noticed was the drops in temperature as we drove through.  more »
  • Stop at Lower Falls first. It's always rushing and exciting. After the bridge at Rocky Gorge, there's a beautiful lake and some hiking trails...check them out! The rest of the highway is full of great...  more »
  • we travelled this road hundreds of times. Often to reach trailheads to spectacular 4000 footer trails, to short hikes, to swimming in the river or camping. Each of these stops were amazing, yet, just ...  more »
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