The Bureau of Land Management and the National Park Service will work with other federal agencies, state and local governments, organizations, tribes, and private individuals to administer the national historic trail. The Old Spanish Trail Association, a major trail partner, is a national organization dedicated to the preservation, public awareness, and appreciation of the Old Spanish Trail. Visit the association's website at www.oldspanishtrail.org.
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Researchers mapping the Old Spanish National Historic Trail have used travelers' accounts and knowledge of landmarks, geography, and geology. Over its years of use, Old Spanish Trail routes varied as traders looked for good water sources and shortened the length and time of travel.