The Great Prairie Highway

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! Read More

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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.

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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.

Last updated: February 5, 2019

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Mailing Address:

National Trails Intermountain Region
Santa Fe National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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