You can almost hear the whoops and cries of "All's set!" as trail hands hitched their oxen to freight wagons carrying cargo between western Missouri and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Follow the Santa Fe National Historic Trail through five states and you'll find adventure and evidence of past travelers who made this remarkable trip before you!
The Great Prairie Highway
Lights! Camera! Video! Follow the Trail!
Watch these videos to help you find the trail, travel the trail, and experience the trail. There are many sites that you can easily visit.
Passport to Your National Parks / Trails
Travel the trail! There are over 30 sites where you can get your Passport stamped. Site and location information listed here.
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!