Connecticut River Byway

National Scenic BywayMassachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont
Length 498.7 mi / 802.6 km
Time to Allow Allow 14 hours to drive the byway along both sides of the river.


New England's longest, most powerful river tells the story of clashing continental plates and glaciers, of Abenaki living on the land, and of colonial settlement among fields and forests. Experience traditions, vivid history, deeply rooted farming heritage, call of the railroads, natural beauty, and recreation along the Connecticut River Byway.

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Connecticut River Byway