• Aerial View of Fort Larned

    Fort Larned

    National Historic Site Kansas

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Santa Fe Trail Rut

Santa Fe Trail rut

Amber King

Fort Larned was positioned to protect the Santa Fe Trail where it split into the Wet and Dry Routes.

For a closer look at Fort Larned itself, visit our Virtual Tour.

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Bakery

The brick oven at the Fort Larned bakery turned out hundreds of loaves of bread a day, though the troops were not given the fresh bread for at least two days for health concerns. More...