logoHistoric Route 66 turn-by-turn description for Missouri

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In 1926 only 800 miles of Route 66 were paved

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Missouri

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:

westboundeastbound
from Illinoisfrom Kansas
Saint Louis-Sullivan
Sullivan-Waynesvillestatewide eastbound
Waynesville-Springfield
Springfield-Joplin
off to Kansasoff to Illinois

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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.

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