logoHistoric Route 66 turn-by-turn description

Welcome to the oldest Route 66 website: Where the Mother Road meets the Internet

Steinbeck referred to Route 66 as the Mother Road in "Grapes of Wrath"

Historic Route 66 > description

Check also the overview map to see US highway 66 accross America

As Route 66 doesn't appear on modern maps anymore, one needs a good description before heading out on the old 2-lane highway. In order to get the turn-by-turn route description, select a state below:

Illinois

Illinois

Missouri

Missouri

Kansas

Kansas

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Texas

Texas

New Mexico

New Mexico

Arizona

Arizona

California

California

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Over the years the mileage changed for the different states due to realignments.

The fans of the movie "CARS" might find a list of Cars related people and locations of interest in their planning of a Route 66 trip.

Jim Hinckley's America: Kingman, Arizona & 160 Miles of Smiles (Volume 1)

Jim Hinckley

$12.95

Route 66: EZ66 Guide for Travelers - 4th edition

Jerry McClanahan

$21.58

Billy Connolly's Route 66

$13.29

Cars - soundtrack

Randy Newman, James Taylor, Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley, The Chords, Chuck Berry, John Mayer, Hank Williams

$9.82