An Arduous Adventure of Rich Trade

Follow the routes of mule pack trains across the Southwest on the Old Spanish National Historic Trail between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Los Angeles, California. New Mexican traders moved locally produced merchandise across what are now six states to exchange for mules and horses.

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Passport to Your National Parks / Trails

Visit over 40 sites where you can get your book stamped. Sites and location information listed here.

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A Complete Set of Tools

Ready to follow the trail? Need a map? Your toolkit includes brochures, maps, and links for trip planning.

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Your Centennial on the Trail

Celebrate the centennial with us! We invite you to participate in trail experiences and events to learn, be inspired, or simply have fun!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Trails Intermountain Region
Old Spanish National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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