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worst U.S. interstates, due to terrain

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what are some of the worst sections of u.s. interstates due to geographical terrain?

one of the worst ive been on is I-17 going south from flagstaff into phoenix. you start out in flagstaff, at around an elevation of more than 4,000 ft., and within the course of around 2 hrs, you arrive in phoenix, some 3,000 feet lower.

so, as youre imagining this (or being painfully reminded), its chock full of turns here and there, and loaded with signs indicating 7% grade going lower, and lower, and lower.

going from phoenix to flagstaff via an alternative route which parallels I-17 and that takes you through sedona and the coconino national forest is even worse. (not an interstate, mind you)

anyone know of a worse stretch of road?

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