• 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)

IOWA

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

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

MISSOURI

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

NEBRASKA

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

Did You Know?

Nauvoo Landing on the Mississippi River.

The first train of Mormon wagons ferried across the Mississippi on February 4, 1846, and then camped for nearly a month at nearby Sugar Creek while waiting for Young to conclude business at Nauvoo. During the wait, temperatures dropped further and the river froze over. More...