Click here for a bing map to get directions to all the sites in this travel itinerary. Highway 66 us 66 or route 66 also known as the will rogers highway the main street of america or the mother road was one of the original highways in the u s.
Kansas oklahoma and texas map.
Map of america route 66. The last alignments were interstates and are not drawn on the map. There are more route 66 maps on the next page in google maps format. Here on our route 66 map page you will find links to all kinds of maps.
Historic route 66 map for each town an altimetric map showing the heights along us 66 google maps that show its alignment and maps of each town and maps of each state along route 66. Highway system us 66 was established on november 11 1926 with road signs erected the following year. Before it was called route 66 and long before it was even paved in 1926 this corridor was traversed by the national old trails highway one of the country s first transcontinental highways.
History of route 66. This map shows most of the alignments that route 66 followed. Don t leave home without your trusty route 66 map.
Maps of route 66 across each state. Map of historic route 66 from illinois to california. Ready to get started.
Illinois missouri map. Click on a section of the map for a more detailed map and links to route 66 sites. Learn how to create your own.
This map was created by a user. Not only does it provide a quick escape into nature but the visitor center shares. But the roadtrippers trip planner is going to be your best friend along the journey with pre made maps and guides ready to help make your trip a success.
New mexico arizona and california map. Arizona route 66 map. It s a good idea to bring a paper map of route 66 as back up in case you don t have cell reception.
Route 66 or u s. There are many sources online and in print that document. The highway which became one of the most famous roads in the united states originally ran from chicago.
Included below are maps of the eight states through which route 66 passed showing the overall approximate path through each state. The entire town had to be bulldozed in the 1980s due to dioxin contamination and route 66 was diverted but today the route 66 state park sits on the same land. The route 66 road map through arizona is divided into 3 sections.
Alignment changed over the years as highway engineering improved. The lines were originally drawn using delorme topo maps and then converted over to kml format. We also include a tornado frequency map weather maps historic road maps and many more.
Perhaps the most compelling reason to follow route 66 is to experience the road s ingrained time line of contemporary america. The optional post 1931 alignment is a dirt stretch of route 66 avoid when wet. The original route 66 went through a town called times beach about 17 miles southwest of st.
Route 66 bridge over the chicago rock island and gulf railroad.