logoHistoric Route 66 turn-by-turn description for Illinois

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There are still a number of original "Muffler Men" left on Route 66

Historic Route 66 > description > Illinois

As Route 66 doesn't appear on modern maps anymore, one needs a good description before heading out on the old 2-lane highway.

Select the starting point and direction you'd like to travel below:

from the start in Chicagofrom Missouri
Gardner-Bloomingtonstatewide eastbound
off to Missourito the end in Chicago

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Printing this description can take a lot of time, so you might want to consider buying commercially available alternatives such as the 8 map set and the EZ66 guide to take along on your trip.