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?
To keep their wagons from rolling over their oxen teams, Mormon Pioneers found it necessary to lock the rear wheels of their wagons as they descended this steep, rocky road known as Mexican Hill near Guernsey, Wyoming. Image is courtesy of the Wagner Perspective. More...