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Route 66 Map, California

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Our Interactive Map of Route 66 in California shows the alignment of Route 66 across the southern part of the state of California. Click on the town icons of the map for a link to more detailed information on their attractions, landmarks, history and accommodations plus detailed local maps.

Check the dropdown menus that provide links to the California towns along US Highway 66 for even more detailed information.

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Map of US 66 across California

across California.

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Color key to the map

Pale Blue: marks the driveable older sections.
Blue: other alignments of Route 66 (i.e. The Alt 66 in San Bernardino). Click on the "town" icon closest to them for full details).
Black: sections now gone or which cannot be driven, i.e.under a freeway or inside a Marine base.
Gaps: The "Gaps" are where the original roadbed is now buried under the interstate highways (I-40 or I-15, etc.)

For the other parts of the map, check the color key of the map of the corresponding city

Yellow, shows the course of the San Andreas Fault in Cajon Pass (between Victorville and San Bernardino).

Brown is the Bypass US-66.

For the alginments between Pasadena and Los Angeles - Hollywood:
Blue: The 1926 to 1931 alignment of Route 66 into downtown Los Angeles.
Orange: The 1931- 34 alignment along Mission St. and Pasadena Ave.
Green: The 1935 alignment through Eagle Rock.
Red: The 1936 - 39 alignment along N Figueroa St. -later named US 66 Alt.
Pale Blue: The 1936 ⁄ 1940 - 1964 Route 66 through Los Angeles via the Arroyo Seco Parkway and then (after 1949 along the Hollywood freeway and Santa Monica Blvd.) into West Hollywood.
Brown: The 1936 - 1949 alignment along Sunset Blvd.


Click on a town's icon for a link to its web page: Full information on each town: attractions, landmarks, accommodation and mores maps with driving directions for the Route 66 alignment close to each town

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More California Resources

Read about the Attractions in California and the California's Historic Places classified by type: church, motel, hotel, bridge, service station, etc.

Find out where to stay Hotels in California. A list of California's towns and cities on US 66.

Full information on each town along Route 66:

Arizona towns and cities

Alphabetical list of Towns

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