State Highway 3
, also abbreviated as SH-3
, is a highway maintained by the U.S.
state of Oklahoma
. Traveling diagonally through Oklahoma, from the Panhandle to the far southeastern corner of the state, SH-3 is the longest state highway in the Oklahoma road system, at a total length of 616.5 mi (992 km) via SH-3E (see below
In the northwest
Highway 3 begins at the Colorado state line 19 mi (31 km) north of Boise City
. At this terminus, it is concurrent
. It remains concurrent with the two U.S. Routes until reaching Boise City, where it encounters a traffic circle
which contains five other highways. After the circle, US-385
splits off, and SH-3 overlaps US-287, US-56
, and US-412
, though US-56 and US-287 both split off within the next eight miles (13 km).
splits off. At Elmwood
joins US-412, coming from a concurrency with State Highway 23
. SH-3 remains concurrent with US-270
through Watonga. In Seiling
, US-183 leaves the concurrency but is quickly replaced by U.S. Highway 281
joins the roadbed twenty miles (32 km) later.
, SH-33 and SH-3 split off from US-270 and US-281. Highways 3 and 33 remain concurrent for 28 more miles, until Kingfisher
, where SH-3 joins U.S. Highway 81
. It will stay concurrent with US-81 for , through the town of Okarche
. Three miles after... Read More