A map of the United States depicting a trail from the midwestern states to Oregon.

The Oregon National Historic Trail extends from Independence, Missouri to Oregon.


Available Maps Navigation

A map of the United States depicting a series of trails that stretch from east to west.
Check out this interactive map!

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.


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.


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".


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.


Ordering Maps

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


Last updated: January 8, 2021

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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