Turn by Turn Driving Directions
To follow the trail west from Council Bluffs, Iowa:
- Take Interstate 29 north to Interstate 680.
- Take I-680 west to U.S. 75.
- Turn south on U.S. 75 to State Route 36 & McKinley Street.
- Turn west on State Route 36 to U.S. 275.
- Turn north on U.S. 275 to U.S. 30.
- Turn west onto U.S. 30 to U.S. Route 81.
- Turn north onto U.S. Route 81.
- Take U.S. 81 north to State Route 22.
- Turn west onto State Route 22.
- Take SR 22 west to State Route 14.
- Turn south onto State Route 14.
- Take SR 14 south to U.S. Route 30.
- Take U.S. Route 30 west to U.S. Route 26 at Ogallala.
- Turn west onto U.S. Route 26 to the Wyoming border.
Total original route miles in Nebraska: 511