Catoctin Mountain Highway, Jefferson National Pike, Frederick Freeway

Northbound Views

Welcome to Maryland! Immediately after coming off the bridge from Virginia, there is a traffic light at which Clay Street (MD 28) begins on the right.
Photos taken April 2017.
The state welcome sign and the sign for Frederick County are located just past the traffic light. After a short distance, there is a traffic circle at Point of Rocks Road (MD 464).
Photos taken April 2017.
Since this an undivided road with a speed limit of 55 MPH in Maryland, motorists are required to use their headlights at all times.
Photos taken April 2017.
There is a flasher at Basford Road.
Photos taken April 2017.
There is a traffic light at Mountville Road.
Photos taken April 2017.
Catoctin Mountain Highway merges with Jefferson National Pike (US 340).
Photos taken April 2017.
US 340 is signed as if it were multiplexed with US 15 along Jefferson National Pike, although it officially ends back at the merge. There is an unnumbered exit for Mount Zion Road.
Photos taken April 2017.
Exit 9 is for Jefferson Technology Parkway.
Photos taken April 2017.
Exit 10 is for I-70 east and I-270 south.
Photos taken April 2017.

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