Twin Arrows, Arizona: Twin Arrows Trading Post - Ruins

Two giant arrows seem lodged in the ground, falling just short of what remains of Route 66. Restored in 2009.

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Twin Arrows Trading Post

I've been to Twin Arrows several times; I love the place. It's not possible to park in front of it but you can park just a few feet away on the right side and walk back. I went inside the building last year. It's all devastated, unfortunately, and the ceiling is falling down. Too bad, because the place really feels like the old times and the building has a very interesting shape. I'm glad to hear that it might be restored.

[Pat, 09/14/2013]
Twin Arrows Trading Post - Ruins

Just went by Twin Arrows. The concrete barriers are still there, and the old trading post building is dilapidated, but the arrows are looking pretty good.

[Ann, 01/20/2013]

Ruins at Twin Arrows.

Twin Arrows Trading Post - Ruins

Fun stop. Too bad someone couldn't come in and reopen it.

[Tanya, 04/06/2012]
Twin Arrows Trading Post

You can't pull into the Twin Arrows Trading Post parking lot at all now. The trading post is long closed down and they have concrete barriers all around. Can't even pull over to do a picture.

[Dana, 08/11/2010]

... though we have recent reports of the arrows restored. Perhaps they're not ready to open for business...

Twin Arrows Trading Post

The Twin Arrows Trading Post site was featured in the movie Joe Dirt, in the scene where he goes looking for an Indian tracker.

[Jon, 04/26/2010]

Twin Arrows Trading Post - Ruins

Address:
Old Route 66, Twin Arrows, AZ
Directions:
Exit 219 off of eastbound I-40. A concrete barrier blocks access directly in front of the ruins, but drive a little further east and the barrier ends. Then you can pull off and park, and walk back on the safe inner side.
Admission:
Free
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