Yakakent-Gerze Highway is located at the Eastern Black Sea Coastal Road, in the Samsun-Sinop section, starting at Yakakent subprovince and ending at Gerze subprovince. The fact that the route passes through a difficult geological region, and the need to establish an environmentally sensitive project at the region, which is known for its nature/sea attractions, constitute the important criteria of the project. Total length of the road which is realized pursuant to divided road standards is 36 km.