• Chimney Rock was an important emigrant landmark in western Nebraska

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    National Historic Trail CA,CO,ID,KS,MO,NE,NV,OR,UT,WY

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National Trails Intermountain Region
National Park Service
PO Box 728
Santa Fe, NM 87504-0728

The National Trails Intermountain Region staff is physically located in Santa Fe and in Salt Lake City at:

1100 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
Phone: 505-988-6098
Fax: 505-986-5214

324 South State Street, Suite 200, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
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California National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/cali/
El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/elca/
El Camino Real de los Tejas: http://www.nps.gov/elte/
Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/mopi/
Old Spanish National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/olsp/
Oregon National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/oreg/
Pony Express National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/poex/
Santa Fe National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/safe/
Trail of Tears National Historic Trail: http://www.nps.gov/trte/

Did You Know?

Photo image of a circa 1800s Union Pacific Railroad engine.

It is estimated that between 350,000 and 500,000 people emigrated to the west between the 1840s and 1870s. They came by ox drawn wagons, on foot, & pulling hand carts until the Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads completed a rail line in May of 1869 at Promotory Point in Northern Utah. More...