Mormon Pioneer Historic Trail Map and Brochure
Download a copy of the official map: http://hfc.nps.gov/carto/PDF/MOPImap1.pdf
Please e-mail us to request a hard copy of the official trail brochure that includes a map of the trail. Due to sequestration, we lack the staff to respond to requests immediately. Brochures will arrive between 2-4 weeks.
Auto Tour Route Guides (pdf files)
These are state by state guides that provide an overview of trail history through each state and driving directions to suggested points of interest that provide interpretive media and/or educational services.
The Auto Tour Route Interpretive Guide series are a work in progress. Below are the interpretive guides currently available. As new guides are developed, they will be posted here.
Did You Know?
The Elkhorn River, a few days from the Mormon Winter Quarters at Council Bluffs, was one of the first major water crossings encountered by the Mormons. In April 1847, several days were spent building rafts to ferry the first 72 wagons across the flooded river. More...