UTAH STATE HISTORY
SALT LAKE TRIBUNE
HISTORY FOR KIDS
The Mormon Trail: A Photographic Exhibit
Scott's Bluff from across the North Platte River.
he trail across the Great Plains traversed hundreds of miles along the north side of the Platte and North Platte rivers. At Fort Laramie the Mormons crossed to the south side of the river, where they joined the Oregon Trail.
Trappers, Traders, & Explorers
Pioneers & Cowboys
Mining & Railroads
Statehood & the Progressive Era
From War to War