U.S. Route 40, CO-318 to CO-64

 

Location: US-40 and SH-318, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield after the SH-318 junction as we head out of the Maybell area

Location: US-40 and CR 143, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield after the CR 143 junction

Location: US-40 and Dinosaur Nat’l Monument Service Rd, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield after a back road to the Dinosaur National Monument, which we’ll mainly begin to encounter in 20ish miles

Location: US-40 and CR 14, Elk Springs, Moffat Cty

A few miles later, we’ll enter unincorporated Elk Springs

Location: US-40 and CR 14, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of Elk Springs

Location: US-40 and County Rd, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield after some county road a few miles out of Elk Springs

Location: US-40 and CR 16, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield after CR 16

Location: US-40 and CR 95C, Massadona, Moffat Cty

A few miles later, we’ll enter unincorporated Massadona, which is even smaller than Elk Springs

Location: US-40 and Deserado Mine Rd, Massadona, Moffat Cty

As we head out of Massadona, turn right for CR 64/Deserado Mine Road

Location: US-40 and Blue Mountain Rd, Blue Mountain, Moffat Cty

Shortly after Massadona, we’ll enter another non-town of Blue Mountain

Location: US-40 and Blue Mountain Rd, Moffat Cty

Reassurance shield as we head out of Blue Mountain

Location: Brontosaurus Blvd and Deserado Dr, Dinosaur

A few miles later, we’ll enter Dinosaur, named after the nearby Dinosaur Monument with street names cleverly named after dinosaurs

Location: Brontosaurus Blvd and Brachtosaurus Bypass, Dinosaur

A few blocks later, we’ll approach SH-64. Either stay on 40 as a truck or turn ┬áhere onto the unofficial bypass to head south

Location: Brontosaurus Blvd and Stegosaurus Hwy, Dinosaur

Follow 64 south towards Rangely and 40 west towards Vernal, Utah

Location: Brontosaurus Blvd and Stegosaurus Hwy, Dinosaur

Turn left for 64 east, stay straight for 40 west

W to UT State Line, E to CO-13

E to CO-139

W to UT State Line