Route 66 The Great American Highway

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At Claremore is the Will Rogers Museum, at Catoosa is the Blue Whale . When OK 66 turns onto Interstate 44, do NOT be part of the interstate. Continue south on 193rd East Avenue and proceed south, flip west onto Eleventh Street and enter Tulsa.

US sixty nine will flip right, continue straight south previous the Coleman Theater, and turn proper at Steve Owens Boulevard to rejoin US 69. Go previous the Buffalo Ranch (well-known for “buffaloburgers”, now closed — the new “Buffalo Ranch” is not the original business) and comply with US 60/US sixty nine previous Vinita. US 69 will flip south, continue west on US 60 to OK 66 near White Oak.

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Williams was the final city on US 66 bypassed by an interstate; additionally it is the leaping off point for the Grand Canyon. To go to the Grand Canyon, head north on AZ sixty four, then north on US a hundred and eighty to the South Rim. The Grand Canyon, though not on Route 66, is commonly a cease as it’s only one hour north of the highway. Follow this road by way of Tijeras Canyon and the Cibola National Forest. At Carnuel, NM 333 crosses over I-forty and becomes Central Avenue in Albuquerque.

At Manchester Road , turn west and observe it by way of the suburbs all the way to Grays Summit to affix the historic alignment . In two places where “Old Manchester Road” branches off MO a hundred, comply with Old Manchester Road. At NORTH Grand Avenue, flip west, then south on Second St. At SOUTH Grand Avenue, continue to MacArthur Boulevard, to Wabash Avenue. Turn south on Chatham Road passing Interstate 72 , to Woodside. At AZ 89A, proceed west on Business I-40 from Exit 191 and observe to I-forty west of Flagstaff.