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Oregon National Historic Trail Topographical Map

A color, topographical map of the entire Oregon NHT is available as a pdf file (2.36mb). Because the over 2,000 mile long trail covers parts of seven states, this map measures approximately 50" x 10".

GIS Interactive Map

The National Park Service Geographic Resources Program hosts an interactive trails map viewer.
Choose the Oregon National Historic Trail and then zoom in to find the details you need for trip planning.

Tip: There are menu options at the top right and top left of the map viewer.

The top right menu allows you to look at the trail overlaid on street, topographic, or imagery maps. The top left menu lists functions you can give to the map - measure distance, make a printable map, and more.


Places to Go along the Trail

It highlights different sites that can be visited along the trail. You'll find museums, interpretive centers, and historic sites that provide information and interpretation.


Auto Tour Route Driving Directions and Maps

Driving directions for following the Oregon NHT by automobile are available using the state links below. These generic maps include driving directions that approximate the historic Oregon trail route between Independence, Missouri & Oregon City, Oregon.

Image map showing the route of the Oregon National Historic Trail.
The maps shows the original route of the Oregon National Historic Trail (red line), which had a distance of 2,130 miles!

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Ordering Maps

To order maps and brochures, please go to the Trail Brochures webpage.

Last updated: February 3, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

National Trails Office - Regions 6, 7, 8
Oregon National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504



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