Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I obtain a map and brochure for the Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail?
Trail brochures may be obtained from a number of locations, including the National Trails Intermountain Region office in Salt Lake City, Utah. The "Contact Us" link in the left navigation menu has information for writing or calling the office. Many museums and visitor centers along the trail also have these same brochures. The Links and Resources page will provide a sample of some of these sites along the trail.
Where can I find Mormon Trail Passport Cancellation Stations for the Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail?
There are several locations along this 1,300 mile historic route that have NPS Passport cancellation stations.
Did You Know?
In 1849, Young Charlotte Dansie of Newton Suffolk, England, died in childbirth along with her infant son Joseph while traveling through the South Pass area of Wyoming with her new husband. One in 10 emigrants met a similar fate enroute to a new life in the American West during the 1840s-1870s. More...