Things To Do
Ranger Programs are presented throughout the day during the summer (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day). (click here for building hours)
Saturday Evening Ranger Programs - The Visitor Center may close at 6:00, but rangers will still be on the park grounds answering questions and giving talks. Join a ranger between 6:00 and 7:00 PM for a 20 - 40 minute presentation. Meet on the back patio.
Did You Know?
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.