Ben's 2017 Route 66 Adventure

Day 7
Monday, May 8

Starting @ Springfield MO

Ash Grove MO

Everton MO

Gary's Gay Parita Sinclair Station
Established 1930 on Historic Route 66
Tons of memorabilia!

Click photo to see my walk-through


George, Gay Parita owner, directed me to this early 66 route to the Spencer Service Station.

Spencer MO

Avilla MO

 Carthage MO

Looks like a beautifully restored, but unmarked, classic filling station.

66 Drive-in is still in operation!

Carterville MO

Webb City MO

Joplin MO

A 3-for-1 Selfie!


#7 State for the trip, and the shortest bit of Route 66 of any - only 13 miles.
Kansas is also the 1st of 12 that I needed to complete the contiguous 48 States in this Corvette!

Galena KS

Riverton KS  

The "Rainbow Arch Bridge"

Baxter Springs KS


Already another State! #8 for the trip.

Miami OK
p.s. That's pronounced "Miamah"

Afton OK

Vinita OK

A Route 66 favorite eatery since 1927

Catoosa OK

The legendary "Blue Whale"

Click the photo to see more of it


Day 7 ends at the Super 8 in Tulsa.

248 miles for the day