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Continental Divide, NM

This is the point along Route 66 where the flow of water runs downhill west or east depending on which side of the divide it falls on.
xContinental Divide Markers
Hwy. 122 at I-40 Exit 47
There's no shortage of signs at the Continental Divide to let you know where you are. These aDe right in front of ... read more
xContinental Divide Indian Market
Hwy. 122 at I-40 Exit 47
This is the Indian Market at Continental Divide is located at 11 State Highway 122 (I-40, exit 47) ... read more
xRoute 66 End Sign
Hwy. 122 at I-40 Exit 47
It is interesting to see these "end" signs on Route 66, this one at the Continental Divide. Ignore this one and drive a bit ... read more
xWhiting Brothers Station & Motel
Hwy. 122 at I-40 Exit 47
This old Whiting Bros. station and motel is located on Route 66 just west of the ... 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.