Auto Tour Route - Missouri
Below are driving directions to begin the Oregon National Historic Trail. A general map showing the route is below the directions.
From Independence, Missouri to the Kansas border:
1. Take U.S. Route 24 west to Interstate 435.
Did You Know?
For emigrants heading to the Oregon, California, & Utah Territories, the frayed eastern trail heads from the Missouri River all merged at Fort Kearny, Nebraska - their first stop to pick up supplies and make wagon repairs. More...