Plan Your Visit
The Santa Fe National Historic Trail crosses the five states of Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. You may decide to travel its entire length or visit just one or two sites. You can visit many sites of the Santa Fe National Historic Trail over the 900-mile historic route. Please use the Places to Go and Maps web pages to access site-specific information. Visit the Passport page to see where you can get your book stamped.
Call for visitor information in the following states on the trail:
Kansas Division of Travel and Tourism (800) 252-6727 www.travelks.com
Missouri Division of Tourism (800) 877-1234 www.visitMO.com
New Mexico Department of Tourism (800) 545-2040 www.newmexico.org
Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department (800) 652-6552 www.oklatourism.gov
Colorado Welcome Centers, Trinidad and Lamar (719) 846-9512, 336-3483 www.state.co.us/OED/cto/welcome.html
Did You Know?
Mule and ox drivers made day-to-day operations work on the historic Santa Fe Trail. Mexican arrieros (muleteers) were famous for their abilities. Oxen were favored to pull freight wagons.