Traveling the Oregon National Historic Trail

Those portions of the Oregon National Historic Trail authorized by Congress include nearly 2,000 miles of historic trail that was once the primary "road" taken by farmers, enterprising business managers, gold-seekers and fortune hunters who chose to make a new life in Oregon. The route passes through ten states from Missouri to Oregon


Maps and Places to Go


State by State Auto Tour Travel Guides

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    A group of signs that indicate the presence of the Oregon Trail.


    A family of road signs has been initiated across Oregon Trail to help you find original routes, trail crossings, and local sites. Follow the signs exhibiting the distinctive Oregon National Historic Trail logo.

    Last updated: January 28, 2021

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    Mailing Address:

    National Trails Office - Regions 6, 7, 8
    Oregon National Historic Trail
    1100 Old Santa Fe Trail

    Santa Fe, NM 87505

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