Below the map are driving directions to follow the auto tour route of the California National Historic Trail west from Missouri
From St. Joseph, Missouri:
1. Take U.S. Route 36 west.
From Independence, Missouri:
1. Take U.S. Route 24 west to Interstate 435.
2. Turn south onto Interstate 435.
3. Take Interstate 435 west into Kansas.
Total original route miles in Missouri: 18
Last updated: April 30, 2018