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Gallup, New Mexico: The Devil's Highway: Route 666

The 6th branch from Route 66 was Route 666. Cowardly politicians renamed it in 2003, but "former 666" signs have been spotted (Map point marks one).

US Hwy 491, Gallup, NM
I-40 exit 20, then drive north a quarter-mile. The sign is attached to a light pole on the northbound side, just past the McDonald's.
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The Devil's Highway: Route 666

Sign is still there! Park at the McDonald's/Pep Boys lot and it's easy to access. The lot can fit a travel trailer and tow vehicle.

[Gerard van Belle, 06/12/2021]

Former 666 sign, 2020.

The Devil's Highway: Route 666

As of 8/4/2020 the sign is still there.

[Tod Stutzman, 08/06/2020]

Former 666 sign.

Route 666 Sign

You can park in the McDonald's lot. The sign was there May 2020.

[Ryan Creek, 06/06/2020]

Highway sign for the Former 666.

The Devil's Highway: Route 666

As of December 2019 the 666 sign is back in front of Pep Boys. We parked our RV in the McDonalds lot and took a snapshot!

[Joe Teeples, 12/05/2019]

Former 666 sign.

The Devil's Highway: Route 666

The Former 666 sign has been replaced. It's right past McDonald's, in front of Pep Boys.

[Patrick, 04/03/2019]

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