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    National Historic Trail CO,KS,MO,NM,OK

Nearby Attractions

There are some nearby areas that are related to the Santa Fe National Historic Trail. The areas have interpretive sites or they pass through the trail.

Connecting National Historic Trails (National Trail System) include:

El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro National Historic Trail at www.nps.gov/elca

Old Spanish National Historic Trail at www.nps.gov/olsp

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE (NPS) areas:

Colorado

Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, Colorado, at www.nps.gov/beol

Kansas

Fort Larned National Historic Site, Kansas, at www.nps.gov/fols

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Kansas, at www.nps.gov/tapr

Missouri

Harry S Truman National Historic Site, Missouri, at www.nps.gov/hstr

New Mexico

Fort Union National Monument, New Mexico, at www.nps.gov/foun

Pecos National Historical Park, New Mexico, at www.nps.gov/peco

USDA FOREST SERVICE (USFS) areas:

Colorado

Comanche National Grassland, Colorado, at www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/coma/index.shtml

The Comanche National Grassland has several Santa Fe Trail-related sites. Learn more at: www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/recreation/trails/coma_santafe.shtml

Kansas

Cimarron National Grassland, Kansas, at www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/cim

The Cimarron National Grassland contains a Companion Trail for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Learn more at: www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/recreation/trails/cim_companion.shtml

New Mexico

Kiowa National Grassland, New Mexico, at www.fs.fed.us/r3/cibola/districts/kiowa.shtml

Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico at www.fs.fed.us/r3/sfe/

BUREAU of LAND MANAGEMENT (BLM) areas:

Colorado

Royal Gorge Field Office, Canon City, Colorado at www.blm.gov/co/st/en/fo/rgfo.html

New Mexico

Taos Field Office (various counties), New Mexico at www.blm.gov/nm/st/en/fo/Taos_Field_Office.html

US ARMY & ARMY CORPS of ENGINEERS (ACE) areas:

Colorado

Piñon Canyon Maneuver Site, Fort Carson (US Army), Colorado at www.globalsecurity.org/military/facility/pinon-canyon.htm

John Martin Reservoir (ACE), Hasty, Colorado at http://corpslakes.usace.army.mil/visitors/projects.cfm?Id=L408510

Kansas

Fort Leavenworth Military Reservation (US Army Combined Arms Center), Leavenworth, Kansas at http://usacac.army.mil/cac2/

Perry Lake Reservoir (ACE), Perry, Kansas at www.nwk.usace.army.mil/pe/

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