Auto Tour Route - Colorado
Below the map are driving directions to follow the California National Historic Trail west through Colorado, from Nebraska and back to Nebraska.
From western Nebraska through Julesburg, CO and westward toward Wyoming:
Total original route miles in Colorado: 16
Did You Know?
William Henry Jackson painted this scene of emigrants crossing the Missouri River from Independence, MO. Each Spring hundreds and thousands of emigrant wagons lined up for days waiting their turn to cross over into what was wilderness in the mid-1800s on their way to a new beginning. More...