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?
Sulphur Springs, near the community of Soda Springs, Idaho, intirgued many Oregon and California bound emigrants. Numerous diaries and journals note the bubbling soda waters and thermal pools - curiosities never before seen by most who passed this way in the 1840s-1860s. More...