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Sanders, AZ

Sanders sits on a corner of what was the original Route 66 where the road turned northwest to cross the Rio Puerco on a 1923 bridge.
xOrtega Indian Ruins Indian Center
I-40 exit 341
This is where you leave the north frontage road and return to I-40. It's a gas station and trinket shop ... read more
xCedar Point Trading Post Ruins
Eastbound ramp, I-40 exit 341
The foundations are all that's left of the Cedar Point Trading Post on the south side of the Cedar I-40 exit 34 ... read more
x1923 Rio Puerco Bridge
This 1923 bridge was part of the National Old Trails Highway that carried traffic over the Rio Puerco river and Route 66 traffic from 1926-31 ... read more
x1946 Valentine Diner
The former 66 Diner consists of a 1946, eight stool Valentine Diner, the previous dining room addition has been removed ... read more
xR.B. Burnham Trading Post
Exit 339 on US 191 in Sanders.
They have been in operation for several generations featuring fine Native American crafts ... read more
xAbandoned Stop n' Go Gas Station
North Frontage Rd.
This old gas station with outdoor storage tanks on the North Frontage Rd, just west of US 191 / I-40 Exit 339 ... read more
xAppaloosa Corral Bar
North Frontage Rd.
The former Appaloosa Corral Bar is a couple miles farther west on the north Hwy. 191 frontage road ... read more

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x About Us We started traveling Historic U.S. Route 66 as a destination in 2009. It's like a 2,400 mile long drive back in time from Chicago to Santa Monica! more
xDid You Know: Many parts of the old 4 lane Route 66 were reverted to a 2 lane road after 66 was realigned to the interstate. In many places the abandoned lanes are still there.