Find Your Park On Route 66

PETRRoute 66 and the National Park Service have always had an important historical connection. Route 66 was known as the great road west and after World War II families on vacation took to the road in great numbers to visit the many National Park Service sites in the Southwest and beyond. That connection remains very alive and present today. Take a trip down Route 66 and Find Your Park today!

Map of NPS Park Sites on and near Route 66

Route 66 Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary

Traveling Green on Route 66

NPS sites within a 30-mile radius of Route 66:

(*sites directly on, or within view of Route 66)

*Lincoln Home NHS – Springfield, IL

*Jefferson National Expansion Memorial – St. Louis, MO

Ulysses S. Grant NHS – St. Louis, MO

Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield – Republic, MO

George Washington Carver NM – Diamond, MO

Oklahoma City National Memorial – Oklahoma City, OK

Washita Battlefield NHS – Cheyenne, OK

*Pecos NHP – Pecos, NM

*Petroglyph NM – Albuquerque, NM

*El Malpais NM – Grants, NM

*Petrified Forest NP – Holbrook, AZ

Wupatki NM – Flagstaff, AZ

Sunset Crater Volcano NM – Flagstaff, AZ

Walnut Canyon NM – Flagstaff, AZ

*Mojave NP – Barstow, CA

Santa Monica Mountains NRA – Calabasas, CA

NPS sites within a 100-mile radius of Route 66:

Chickasaw NRA – Sulfur, OK

Fort Scott NHS – Fort Scott, KS

Buffalo National River – Harrison, AR

Fort Smith NHS – Arkansas, AR

Pea Ridge National Military Park – Garfield, AR

Alibates Flint Quarries NM – Fritch, TX

Lake Meredith NRA – Fritch, TX

Fort Union NM – Fort Union, NM

Bandelier NM – Bandelier, NM

Salinas Pueblo Missions NM – Mountainair, NM

El Morro NM – Ramah, NM

Hubbell Trading Post NHS – Ganado, AZ

Canyon de Chelly NM – Chinle, AZ

Chaco Culture NHP – Chaco, NM

Grand Canyon NP – Grand Canyon, AZ

Montezuma Castle NM – Camp Verde, AZ

Tuzigoot NM – Camp Verde, AZ

Joshua Tree NP – Twentynine Palms, CA

Lake Mead National Recreation Area – Boulder City, NV