Places To Go
There are eight National Park Service sites located along the Anza Trail corridor. For directions, visit the National Park Service Sites webpage.
To learn about sites with primary exhibits or information on the 1775-76 Anza Expedition and the Anza Trail, visit the Anza Related Sites webpage.
Use the on-line Anza Trail Guide to plan your visit for each of the 19 counties along the trail.
Did You Know?
Ever worry you'll be forgotten by history? Spaniard Juan Bautista de Anza almost was. In 1775 he led more than 240 colonists to California to found San Francisco. Spain lost California to Mexico, which lost it to the United States. Luckily, in the 1930s historian Herbert Bolton saved Anza from obscurity. More...