U.S. Route 95, CA-62 to I-40

 

Location: US-95 and SR 62, San Bernardino Cty

No reassurance shield after the 62 junction. There’s nothing from here to Needles, 49 miles north

Location: US-95 and County Rd, San Bernardino Cty

Reassurance shield after a random dirt road a few miles north. This is a really desolate drive.

Location: US-95 and Whipple Mountain Rd, San Bernardino Cty

Reassurance shield after we pass the Whipple Mountain Preserve

Location: US-95 and County Rd, San Bernardino Cty

Reassurance shield after another dirt road several more miles north

Location: US-95 and Havasu Lake Rd, San Bernardino Cty

Reassurance shield after the turnoff to the less-populated California side of Lake Havasu, possibly the only thing other than road signs that makes California better than something else, in this case the Arizona shore of Lake Havasu.

Location: US-95 and Route 66, Needles

Several miles before we get to anything with population, we’ll enter the city of Needles

Location: Broadway Ave and I-40, Needles

As we enter real Needles along Route 66, we’ll approach I-40. Turn right for I-40 east.

Location: Broadway Ave and I-40, Needles

Keep right for I-40 east towards Arizona

Location: Broadway Ave and I-40, Needles

Turn left for I-40 west towards Barstow and US-95 north towards Las Vegas. The two routes concur through Needles.

Location: Broadway Ave and I-40, Needles

Turn left for I-40 west and US-95 north

N to I-40, S to I-10

W to US-95, E to AZ State Line

W to CA-177, E to AZ-95 Spur/AZ State Line