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Route 66 was dotted with mom-and-pop businesses

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New Mexico

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 Texasfrom Arizona
Glenrio-Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa-TijerasStatewide
Tijeras-Grants
Grants-Manuelito
off to Arizonaoff to Texas

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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.

Billy Connolly's Route 66

Billy Connolly

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Here It Is! The Route 66 Map Series

Jim Ross & Jerry McClanahan

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Cars - soundtrack

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Ghost Towns of Route 66

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