Auto Tour Route - Oregon
Below the map are driving directions to follow the Auto Tour Route for the California National Historic Trail north to Oregon, from California.
Total original route miles in Oregon (including alternate routes): 424
Did You Know?
Rivers played an important role in establishing the 1840s - 1860s Emigrant Road to Oregon and California. In general, the route left the Missouri River to follow the Platte, then the Sweetwater to the Bear, the Snake and then either North to the Columbia or South to the Humboldt. More...