• freight wagons on the Santa Fe Trail

    Santa Fe

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


Due to the length of the Santa Fe National Historic Trail, be sure to consult local weather sources for the region you'll be visiting. Here is a link for the Central US.


steep rut with shrubby grass, a stone plaque, and trees
An easily visible swale, created by thousands of wagon wheels, goes through Minor Park as it crosses the Blue River. This swale, or trail rut, can be reached by auto via paved roads to Minor Park; it is among the best on the entire trail. Kansas City, Missouri

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