• bible sitting next to a teapot

    Whitman Mission

    National Historic Site Washington

Photo Tips

collage of four photos: an insect close-up, winter at the park, a covered wagon, and a tree reflected in a pond
There is something to see at Whitman Mission in any season.
Zach Schierl and Renee Rusler - NPS

Did You Know?

Oregon Trail Wagon

Wagons used on the Oregon Trail had to carry nearly 2000 pounds of supplies. They traveled 2000 miles or more to the Oregon Country. Most wagons were pulled by oxen as they could eat the prairie grass and survive without lots of food for lengthy periods.