US 6 – Freeman Junction

Through the Mojave Desert

6_smallFreeman Junction – SR-178 West

Freeman Junction. SR-178 heads west at this point.
Freeman Junction. SR-178 heads west at this point.
Old alignment of US 6 south of Freeman Junction and west of the current alignment. Bypassed in 1947.
Old alignment of US 6 south of Freeman Junction and west of the current alignment. Bypassed in 1947.

The road through Walker Pass, SR-178, joins SR-14, old US 6, for a few miles here. The bridge to the south over Freeman Gulch was built in 1947. The railing was modified in the mid 1990’s. A small segment of old US 6 can also be seen here as shown in the photos.

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