The highway, which became one of the most famous roads in America, originally ran from Chicago, Illinois, through Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California, before ending at Los Angeles, covering a total of 2,448 miles (3,940 km).
Highway One, California Travel Dream Stretching from sunny Southern California to the shady forests of the north, this coastal highway winds along some of the most spectacular ocean views in the U.S. This viewpoint is from a hill at Torrey Pines State Park looking north to Del Mar, home of the racetrack. Its a popular spot year round for hikers, swimmers, surfers and visitors from everywhere in the world. The lagoon to the right is a nature preserve where only fish and birds can enter.