The National Park Service works with federal agencies, state and local governments, organizations, tribes, and private individuals as partners to administer the California National Historic Trail. These partners help provide opportunities for visitors to learn about the significance of the trail, and assist in our efforts to protect and preserve trail resources, historic view shed, and the trail landscape.
Oregon-California Trails Association
P.O. Box 323
320 North 4th Street
Montpelier, ID 83254
National Frontier Trails Center
Bureau of Land Management
Did You Know?
This spring provided the first source of fresh water for emigrant wagon trains after traveling the long hard, waterless drive across nearly 100 miles of Utah Desert. It is named in honor of the ill-fated Donner-Reed party which stopped at the springs on their way to California in the fall of 1846. More...