Itinerary for Wyoming

Itinerary Map showing trail sites between Split Rock to Casper
Casper to Split Rock, Wyoming
Between 1840 and 1869, approximately 500,000 emigrants moved across the western plains in search of free farmland, freedom of religion, wealth, and new business opportunities. They traveled to Oregon's Willamette Valley, the Great Salt Lake Valley, and the California gold fields.

Explore the Oregon, California, Pony Express, and Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trails. This itinerary begins at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center in Casper, Wyoming.

Official national historic trail websites:

Oregon National Historic Trail
Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail

Casper to Split Rock, Wyoming, itinerary sites:

Contact each site for visiting information.
National Historic Trails Interpretive Center
Fort Caspar Museum

Bessemer Bend
Scenic USA, Wyoming

Willow Springs
WyoSHPO, Devil's Gate

Mormon Handcart Historic Site

Last updated: February 12, 2019

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Mailing Address:

National Trails Intermountain Region
Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(801) 741-1012

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