The National Park Service works with federal agencies, state and local governments, organizations, tribes, and private individuals as partners to administer the Oregon National Historic Trail. These partners help provide opportunities for visitors to learn about the significance of the trail, and assist in our efforts to protect and preserve trail resources, historic view shed, and the trail landscape.
Did You Know?
Known as the southern route of the Oregon Trail, the Applegate Trail provided an alternative for settlers who wanted to avoid the perils of the Columbia River. After nearly 150 years the Applegate Trail still serves as the basis for the Oregon's major transportation route. More...