|Length:||1,540 mi (2,478 km)|
|Existed:||1926 – present|
|West end:||I-70 / US 6 at Minturn, CO|
I-25 / US 85 / US 87 at Colorado Springs, CO
|North end:||I-75 near Clarkston, MI|
|States:||Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan|
United States Numbered Highways
U.S. Route 24 (US 24) is a United States highway. It was one of the first United States highways of 1926. It originally ran from Pontiac, Michigan, in the east to Kansas City, Missouri, in the west. Today, the highway's northern end is in Independence Township, Michigan. It's at an intersection with I-75. The western end is near Minturn, Colorado.
Images for kids
U.S. Route 24 looking out on Cascade, Colorado, viewed from the Pikes Peak Highway
U.S. Route 24 Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.