Santa Monica Pier

End: Santa Monica, CA

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Santa Monica,  California
The Santa Monica Pier stretches 1,650 feet over sand and into the Pacific, and was designated the symbolic end of Route 66 in 2009 (check out the End of the Trail sign halfway down the pier). Explore the world’s only solar-powered Ferris wheel, trapeze lessons, bumper cars, and funnel cakes.
Last Reviewed July 2012


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