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Cajon Pass, CA

Cajon Pass stretches from the summit and down past the Blue Cut Rest Area to Devore. That includes the communities of Cajon Junction and Cajon. That's about 14 or 15 miles from the top of the Pass to the bottom.
xSummit Inn
5970 Mariposa Rd, Hesperia
Sadly this Route 66 landmark burned to the ground in the 2016 Blue Cut fire ... read more
xAbandoned 66
Mariposa Rd
There's a very short section of the original Route 66 that runs past the site of the former Summit Inn ... read more


Note:
Take I-15 between exits 138 and 129

Brush Creek Bridge
Cajon Blvd.
Just south of the Cleghorn Road exit you come to the 1930 Brush Creek Bridge ... read more
Abandoned Lanes
Cajon Blvd. 
Heading south on Cajon Boulevard about 0.3 mile after the Brush Creek Bridge you come to the abandoned northbound lanes of old 66 between you and I-15 ... read more
xBlue Cut Rest Area
Cajon Blvd.
This rest area is home to a stone wall along the Blue Creek Canyon. There is also a historic marker here ... 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.