Route 66 News

Hiking for his fellow soldiers

Iraq War veteran Troy Yocum is hiking a small part of Route 66 during his cross-country quest to raise money for Soldiers’ Angels, a charity that provides financial aid to military families, according to the Bloomington (Ill.) Pantagraph. Yocum was…

Topock Marina will be replaced this fall

The Topock Marina on Old Route 66 in Topock, Ariz., will be replaced with a $14 million, 102-room hotel, spa, nightclub, microbrewery, restaurant, and conference center starting this fall, owner Chet Hitt told the Mojave Daily News. Based on the new…

Arizona Route 66 passport locations

A few days ago, it was reported that a new Route 66 passport would be made available for travelers across Arizona. The passports won’t be available until May 27, but Route 66 advocate Sharlene Fouser gave me a list of…

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