National Oregon/California Trail Center

320 N. 4th St.
Montpelier, ID 83254- Map It
(208) 847-3800
Save $1 on general admission.

AAA Editor Notes

National Oregon/California Trail Center is at jct. US 30 and US 89 at 320 N. 4th St. This living-history center, which sits directly on the site of the historic Clover Creek Encampment on the Oregon Trail, depicts the pioneers' journey across the continent. A wagon master guides visitors through the experience of riding the trail in a covered wagon courtesy of a computer simulation. Displays and artifacts about the history of the Bear Lake valley and the railroad era can be seen in the Rails and Trails Museum. A variety of quilts is on display May to mid-October. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$12; $11 (ages 60+); $9 (ages 8-17); $5 (ages 4-7).
AAA Benefit:
Relive the journey of the emigrant trails on the spot knows as Clover Creek Encampment. October 1 to May 1 Living Tours are closed. Visit www.oregontrailcenter.org for more information.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9-5; Sun. 9-3, May 15-Oct. 15; Mon.-Thurs. 10-2 by appointment, rest of year.