A map of the United States depicting trails going from east to west.

GIS Interactive Map

The National Park Service Geographic Resources Program hosts an interactive trails map viewer.
Choose the California National Historic Trail and then zoom in to find the details you need for trip planning.

A map of the United States with a trail from the midwest to California
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Places to Go along the Trail

It highlights different sites that can be visited along the trail. You'll find museums, interpretive centers, and historic sites that provide information and interpretation.


State by State Auto Tour Travel Guides

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    California National Historic Trail Topographical Map

    A color, topographical map of the entire California NHT is available as a pdf file (744kb). Because the over 5,000 mile long trail covers parts of ten states, this map measures approximately 46" x 9".

    Last updated: May 20, 2024

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    National Trails Office Regions 6|7|8
    California National Historic Trail
    1100 Old Santa Fe Trail

    Santa Fe, NM 87505

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