• Martin's Cove at Devil's Gate in Wyoming

    Mormon Pioneer

    National Historic Trail IL,IA,NE,UT,WY

Certified Sites on the Mormon Pioneer NHT

The owners and managers of these historic sites and interpretive centers are certified partners with the National Park Service on the Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail.

(updated August 6, 2013)


Montrose Landing, Main St. and Water St., Montrose

Western Historic Trails Center, 3434 Richard Downing Ave., Council Bluffs


National Frontier Trails Museum, 318 W. Pacific Ave., Independence


Great Platte River Road Archway Monument, astride Interstate 80, 2 miles east of Kearney

Did You Know?

Little Emmigration Canyon near Salt Lake City, Utah.

After leaving Ft. Bridger, the Mormon Pioneer Company followed a rough route described by mountain man Jim Bridger toward a valley on the west side of the mountains. The climb up through this canyon would take them to a high vantage point and their first glimpse of the Great Salt Lake Valley. More...