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Continental Divide, New Mexico (Route 66)

The Continental Divide in New Mexico is a geographic boundary that separates the watersheds that flow into the Pacific Ocean from those that flow into the Atlantic Ocean. It’s an important landmark and has gained some popularity as tourist attraction along Route 66.

Route 66 Attractions at the Continental Divide New Mexico

  1. Continental Divide Sign: One of the most iconic attractions is the sign marking the Continental Divide itself. Many travelers stop here to take photos and experience the significance of this geographic division.
  2. Two Trading Posts to check out.




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