logoHistoric Route 66 Photography and Video Gallery

Welcome to the oldest Route 66 website: Where Historic Route 66 meets the Internet

Route 66 was officially decommissioned in 1985

Historic Route 66 > Gallery > New Mexico

Here It Is! The Route 66 Map Series

Jim Ross & Jerry McClanahan

12.35 USD

More Songs of Route 66: Roadside Attractions

Jason Roberts, Asleep at the Wheel, Marcia Ball, Gary Primich, Jimmy LaFave

15.99 USD

Route 66 Railway: The Story of Route 66 and the Santa Fe Railway in the American Southwest

Elrond Lawrence

34.99 USD

Route 66 Missouri

Joe Sonderman

24.99 USD

A Selection of Pictures from New Mexico

Click on a picture to see it larger.

Loading pictures ...

Continental Divide, NM - 2014 : At the Continental Divide in New Mexico, an old covered wagon is on display.

La Bajada Hill, NM - 2004 : Driving down La Bajada Hill is almost impossible nowadays, but it makes for a great hike!

NM - 2014: abandoned rusty car that provides an excellent photo opportunity!

Tucumcari, NM - 2014 : This 1939 iconic Blue Swallow Motel is one of the crown jewels of Route 66.

La Bajada Hill is one of the most interesting, but most difficult to traverse, segments of Route 66.

Albuquerque, NM - 2014 : This fiberglass lumberjack giant is located on top of the May Café

Endee, NM - 2014 : This abandoned cabin with "modern restrooms" painted on the side, offers a unique photo opportunity.

Budville, NM - 2014 : The Budville Trading Co. was a gas station and trading post, once operated by Bud Rice who got murdered during a hold-up.

Tucumcari, NM - 2014 : Tee Pee Curios is a souvenir shop and Indian art shop, located in a building with a large concrete teepee.

Grants, NM - 2014 : The retro sign of the Grants Cafe was returned and restored as part of a neon restoration project.

Continental Divide, NM - 2014 : A huge sign indicates where the former Whiting Brothers motel and station was.

Copyrighted material, all rights reserved

Gallery