Sayre Highway

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Sayre Highway
Portion of the Sayre Highway in Valencia, Bukidnon
Route information
Length: 192.0 km (119.3 mi)
Major junctions
North end: Puerto, Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental
  Aglayan-Miarayon Road (Malaybalay -Lantapan-Talakag)
Aglayan-Zamboanguita Road (Malaybalay City-Cabanglasan)
Bukidnon-Davao Road
Bukidnon-Wao Road
Don Carlos-Kadingilan Road
Valencia-San Fernando Provincial Road
South end: Kabacan, Cotabato
Major cities: Cagayan de Oro, Malaybalay, Valencia
Towns: Manolo Fortich, Sumilao, Maramag, Don Carlos, Kitaotao, Dangcagan, Kibawe, Damulog, Carmen, Kabacan
Highway system
Roads in the Philippines
Highways | Expressways (list)

Sayre Highway is the portion of the Philippine national highway that starts from Puerto, Cagayan de Oro to Kabacan, North Cotabato. It traverses the provinces of Misamis Oriental, Bukidnon and North Cotabato.[1]

The highway's name was Route 3 but was changed to Sayre Highway's, in honor of Francis Bowes Sayre, Sr., the U.S. Philippine High Commissioner who spearheaded its construction.[2] It extends southward through central Mindanao for a distance of about 100 miles, linking the northern and southern arms of Route 1 (Digos-Butuan Highway). This section of the Philippine national highway was constructed during the American occupation of the Philippines.


Images of Sayre Highway along different cities and municipalities
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Sayre Highway seen from Puerto Flyover.jpg Sayre Highway's northern terminus as viewed from under Puerto Flyover in Barangay Puerto, Cagayan de Oro. Sayre Highway Northern Point.jpg Sayre Highway's northern terminus in Barangay Puerto, Cagayan de Oro. Visible in this image is the city's first and newly constructed flyover.
Sayre Highway Curve 2.jpg A curve section of Sayre Highway in the highlands of Barangay Upper Puerto, Cagayan de Oro. The Bukidnon Marker.jpg A reverse image of the Bukidnon Marker located along the highway in Barangay Alae, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon.
Sayre Highway corner Roxas Street.jpg Sayre Highway in Barangay Poblacion, Valencia, Bukidnon. Sayre Highway, Poblacion, Damulog, Bukidnon - panoramio.jpg Sayre Highway in Barangay Poblacion, Damulog, Bukidnon.