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Posts from April 2021

6 Reasons to Stop in Tucumcari Along Rt. 66

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:00 AM

The first sizeable town away from the Texas state line along I-40 in eastern New Mexico, Tucumcari is known as a gateway to New Mexico. Its Route 66 connections and vintage charm also earn it the moniker “Heart of the Mother Road,” but the Route 66 journey starts even before you hit the town limits.