Louisiana Highway 66

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Louisiana Highway 66 marker

Louisiana Highway 66
Route information
Maintained by Louisiana DOTD
Length: 19.6 mi[1] (31.5 km)
Major junctions
West end: Louisiana State Penitentiary entrance
East end: US 61 in Bains
Location
Parishes: West Feliciana
Highway system
  • Louisiana Highway System
LA 64 LA 67

Louisiana Highway 66 (LA 66) is a state highway in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. LA 66 connects U.S. Route 61 with the Louisiana State Penitentiary (Angola).[1]

LA 66 is parallel to the old Tunica Trace. In 1988 the Louisiana Legislature passed Act 350, which designated Highway 66 as "Tunica Trace."[2]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in West Feliciana Parish.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Angola 0.0 0.0 Entrance to Louisiana State Penitentiary
Retreat 7.1 11.4 LA 969 north / PR 270 – Pincknyville, Clark Creek Natural Area Southern terminus of LA 969
  11.7 18.8 LA 968 west Eastern terminus of LA 968
Bains 19.6 31.5 US 61 / PR 232
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Google (January 14, 2015). "Louisiana Highway 66" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved January 14, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Retracing the Tunica Trace." The Advocate. August 7, 1988. Retrieved on September 28, 2010.