Nez Perce National Historical Park Sites
Nez Perce National Historical Park is a non-traditional National Park site. The park tells a story about a people that is spread over a large geographic area.
The park has thirty-eight sites in four states - Idaho, Oregon, Montana, and Washington. A park map is available through the link to the right and can be used in conjunction with this list. Comprehensive trip planning information is also available on this website.
Many of the park sites listed are hyperlinked to other pages in the website with further information. We work closely with the Nez Perce (Nee-Me-Poo) National Historic Trail. White Bird, Big Hole, Canyon Creek, and Bear Paw battlefields are linked by the trail.
Did You Know?
Horses came into Nez Perce country about the 1730s and the Nez Perce became well known for their large herds of fine horses. The Nez Perce practiced selective breeding to obtain the traits of intelligence, endurance, and speed.