• Promontory Summit, UT Last Spike Site

    Golden Spike

    National Historic Site Utah

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    Visitors relying on GPS Units, in order to direct them to our site, need to be cautious once they turn off State Highway 83. Several different GPS systems have misdirected visitors headed to our site. Road signs are more reliable as you approach the site. More »


Director Jonathan Jarvis
“For nearly 100 years, the mission of the National Park Service has been to protect and preserve the parks and to help all visitors enjoy them,”
National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis said. “We will administer this
law as we do all others – fairly and consistently.”

Did You Know?


Locomotives actually looked this way in 1869. Not until the turn of the century did they start to go to flat black.