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

    Mormon Pioneer

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

Suggested Trail Sites to Visit

Listed below is a sampling of trail sites that you can visit on the Mormon Pioneer NHT. Choose from the text listing below the map for information about each site.


 
Map image of suggested trail sites to visit along the Mormon Pioneer NHT.
Map image of suggested trail sites to visit along the Mormon Pioneer NHT.
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Mormon Pioneer NHT sites:

  1. Montrose Landing - Montrose, Iowa
  2. Garden Grove - Garden Grove, Iowa
  3. Mount Pisgah - Thayer, Iowa
  4. Winter Quarters Complex - Omaha, Nebraska
  5. Murdock Site - Alda, Nebraska
  6. Sand Hill Ruts - Sutherland, Nebraska
  7. Ancient Bluff Ruins - Broadwater, Nebraska
  8. Fort Bridger - Fort Bridger, Wyoming
  9. This is the Place Heritage Park - Salt Lake City, Utah

Did You Know?

Mewxican Hill near Guernsey, Wyoming.

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...