• Scotts Bluff National Monument is located in western Nebraska, landmark for the Pony Express, Oregon, California and Mormon Pioneer national historic trails

    Oregon

    National Historic Trail ID,KS,MO,NE,OR,WY

Maps

Choose one of the following or scroll down the page: GIS Interactive Map - Auto Tour Route Highway Map - State Highway Maps

 

Oregon National Historic Trail Topographical Map

A map of the Oregon NHT is available as a pdf file (2.36mb). Because the 2,000-mile trail covers six states, this map measures approximately 50" x 10". Download map
 

Driving Directions

Driving directions for following the Oregon NHT by automobile are available using the state links below. These generic maps include driving directions that approximate the historic Oregon trail route between Independence, Missouri & Oregon City, Oregon.

 
Image map showing the route of the Oregon National Historic Trail.
Image map showing the route of the Oregon National Historic Trail.
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GIS interactive map page

National historic trails interactive map viewer

GIS Interactive Map

The National Park Service Geographic Resources Program hosts an interactive trails map viewer. Choose the Santa Fe National Historic Trail and then zoom in to find the details you need for trip planning.

Click here for the interactive trails
map viewer.

Tip: There are menu options at the top right and top left of the map viewer.

The top right menu allows you to look at the trail overlaid on street, topographic, or imagery maps. The top left menu lists functions you can give to the map - measure distance, make a printable map, and more.

Did You Know?

Painted Canyon on the Applegate Trail heading to Oregon.

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...