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 »
Wash out on West Auto Tour
In August 2014 Golden Spike National Historic Site had a large amount of rain fall in a short period of time. This rainfall caused flooding which washed out a portion of the historic grade. This damage has resulted in early closure of the West Auto Tour.
Support Your Park
Western National Parks Association (WNPA) is a partner with the National Park Service. WNPA supports the ongoing preservation and interpretation efforts at Golden Spike National Historic Site.
WNPA operates the bookstore at Golden Spike.
The Bookstore catalog is available in PDF form, see the PDF link below. The catalog includes many items related to the building of the Transcontinental Railroad including Books, Children's Books, DVDs, Posters and Postcards, Gifts, and other items carried in Golden Spike's Bookstore.
Also included in the catalog is information about Western National Parks Association's membership and a membership form.
To Place an Order: contact WNPA at Golden Spike at: 435-471-2209 ext 22.
Bookstore hours are: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time daily except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Golden Spike NHS honors Daylight Savings.
The Bookstore accepts MasterCard, Visa, Discover, personal checks, and money orders. Make checks and money orders payable to WNPA.
Prices are subject to change.
Shipping and handling costs are not included in posted price.
Link to Bookstore Catalog in PDF.
Link to New Arrivals page.
Did You Know?
You can drive on the original Transcontinental Railroad grade on the two driving tours within the park.