Directions from Santa Monica to Topock via Route 66
Head East out of Kingman on SR66 through Valentine,
Santa Fe Ave. dead-ends into Walnut Canyon. You have to get back on I-40. I couldn't find the frontage road. Besides, there's a lot of dirt road on Route 66 at this point.
At Junction of US 89, bear right onto Camp Townsend-Winona Road
Leave I-40 at Exit 252 West of Winslow
Continue East on south side frontage road
Take north side frontage road East, onto dirt road, passing Querino Cross Box Canyon
Dirt road becomes 346 (Big Arrow Road).
Leave I-40 at Exit 354 (Hawthorne Rd.)
Directions from Manuelito to Glenrio via Route 66
Enter New Mexico on SR118 from Arizona frontage road
Follow Railroad tracks through Gallup
Take SR124 East through McCartys, San Fidel, Cubero, Paraje
Turn Left, pass railroad overpass, go into Cuerbo
Turn Left onto 2nd St.
Follow the boulevard East through Santa Rosa
Directions from Glenrio to Texola via Route 66
Can leave I-40 at Exit 0 to see a Ghost Town
Get to Indian Hill Road, turn Left onto BL-40
Follow southern frontage road to Jericho, Enter I-40 at Exit 124
Follow south frontage road east, cross I-40 to Northern frontage road
At County line road (exit 146) cross I-40 to south frontage road
Continue on south frontage road past Lela into Shamrock
Continue on south frontage road to Texola in Oklahoma
Directions from Texola to Baxter Springs via Route 66
Continue on south I-40 frontage road through Erick
Directions from Baxter Springs to Galena via Route 66
Enter Kansas on US-69 North
Follow US-69 North (jogs a little left & right), then East
Directions from Joplin to via Route 66
Enter Missouri on SR66 East
Follow SR96, go over Railroad tracks, across Spring River
The following section was too hard to find, we wound up going
40 miles out of our way. We were running short of time and daylight, so we just jumped on I-40 for awhile. Okay, it's blasphemy, but hey- Sue me. I'll go back and do the road again later.
This section was hard to find at night, nothing to see in the dark anyway.
Directions from St. Louis to Chicago via Route 66
After crossing McKinley Bridge, take Madison Ave. NE Actually, it's rather hard to get to Madison Ave., so take Spur 3 to Chain of Rocks Road.
Madison Ave. becomes SR203. Take it NE to Chain of Rocks Rd.
Head East on Chain of Rocks Rd., turn East on Old Poag Road.
Left onto SR4 North through Sawyerville, Benld, Gillespie, Carlinville,
Nilwood, Girard, Virden, Thayer, Auburn, Chatman
Take East side frontage road (of I-55) North.
Take I-55 to Williamsville. Frontage road becomes BL-55, and is still Rt. 66.
Signs clearly mark the route.
Follow east frontage road through Elkhart, Broadwell, Lincoln
Cross I-55 to west side frontage road
Follow north through McLean, Funks Grove, Shirley
Take SR53 NE, Continue through Gardner
Continue on SR53 NE through Braceville, Godley, Braidwood
Becomes Baltimore Street, then Left (North) onto SR53 again.