Route 66 Oddities

Cadillac Ranch
The Cadillac Ranch near Amarillo, Texas is just ten Cadillacs buried nose first in an open wheat field. They are intended to be vandalized and are regularly spray painted with graffiti.

 

graffiti
Yep, MCi Tours left its mark, too.

 

Round Barn
The Round Barn in Arcadia, Oklahoma was built round to better withstand tornados. It is now a museum. Compliments of the National Historic Route 66 Federation.

 

Chain of Rocks Bridge
The Chain of Rocks Bridge was a Route 66 crossing of the Mississippi River at St. Louis, Missouri. It has a dangerous, narrow 22 degree bend and is now closed to vehicle traffic. Compliments of the National Historic Route 66 Federation.

 

burros
Oatman, Arizona, with its free ranging wild burros.

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