Plan Your Visit

History. Culture. Outdoor Recreation.
The 1,200-mile Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail connects history, culture, and recreation across 20 counties in Arizona and California.

Interactive Trail Map (external site)


Interactive Map & Online Trail Experience

Visit our partner website,, for a dynamic online Anza Trail experience:

  • Discover points of interest, recreation trails, and historic sites along the Anza Trail
  • Create custom maps of the Anza Trail's Historic Corridor, Auto Route, and Recreation Trails
  • Find local events
  • Read expedition diaries (courtesy of Web de Anza) and toggle an expedition timeline to follow the colonists as they traveled north
  • Download county maps and read county guides of trail resources (adapted from the Anza Trail Guide by 1775-1776 Anza Colonizing Expedition descendant Greg P. Smestad, Ph.D.)
  • Earn your Junior Ranger badge by completing a virtual expedition
  • And much more! is a partnership of the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail and the Anza Trail Foundation.

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