California National Historic Trail

Overview / Map of California Trail

Planning Your Visit

Plan Your Visit National Historic Trails recognize diverse facets of history such as prominent past routes of exploration, migration, trade, communication and military action. The historic trails generally consist of remnant sites and trail segments, and thus are not necessarily contiguous. Although National Historic Trails are administered by federal agencies, ...

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I obtain a map and brochure for the California National Historic Trail? Trail brochures may be obtained from a number of locations, including the National Trails System Office in Salt Lake City, Utah. The "Contact Us" link on the left navigation menu has information for writing or calling ...