Travelling the Trans-Canada Highway this summer

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Photo: Lise Lafond

Heavy equipment works on the new stretch of Autoroute 85. Lots of trucks roll down the single lane of the original highway on the right.

Have you ever wondered about the history of the roads you travel? While touring Quebec this summer, you may find yourself on the Trans-Canada Highway (TCH), on the way to your destination. Here are some facts about the TCH, parts of which are still under construction in certain areas of Quebec.