Now Booking For 2017 Solar Eclipse Wagon Train! One day and Overnight.

Come join us, Sunday August 20th and Monday, August 21, 2017 for a once in a lifetime Solar eclipse experience! Whether you are just looking for a good place in the wide open range to view, or are looking for an overnight get away, we have options to fit your needs! Special large group rates available. Our Solar Eclipse Wagon Train is a One day and Overnight trek. We meet you at 4 to 5 pm on 8/20. We take you out on the historic trails, with stories of the old west wagon trains and into our Indian Tipi village for a Dutch oven cook out. We sing around the campfire and you can bring your own instruments to play along. You spend the night in the Indian Tipis, Trail Tipis and Tents. We have a hearty breakfast and go back out onto the trails to view the Eclipse. You can ride on the wagons and or walk out onto the trails for your, exciting eclipse experience. We go back to camp , have lunch and then go back to trail head on the wagons, finishing about 1:30ish . We have porta johns at camp and Tent showers. We can provide sleeping bags. We provide sleeping foam pads or air mattress. Call us for reservations and or email metaltiger45@gmail.com

one day and overnight Historic Trails tour and three meals. Once in a lifetime experience.

Adults riding the wagon : $450.00

Children ,10 years and under,riding the wagon $395.00

Riding the horse or mule $495.00

Our Historic Wagon Treks are perfect for all ages. We welcome Families, Corporate Groups, school field trips, and Motor coach Tours. Our Wagons can accommodate up to 60 people, or as few as two! Click here to check out our various treks and rates!

Email us at trailcaptain@historictrailswest.com

Historic Trails West Bed and Breakfast, Guest Ranch.

Ride the Historic Oregon, California and Pony Express Trails. Stay overnight with us in our Painted Indian Lodges and Trail Tipis. The ranch is on the Platte River,crossed by the Historic Trails, of the Indians, Mountain Men and Pioneers.

Join us for our Chuck Wagon ,Dutch Oven Cook Outs.

Ride our horses and mules on our Pony Express Trail Rides

Trips Scheduled 7 Days a Week!

Ride in our authentic Covered Wagons! Our wagons traveled the entire 2600 miles of the Oregon Trail in 1993, from Independence, Missouri to Astoria, Oregon. Then, in 1999, we added even more mileage going the entire 2500 mile California Trail in for the California Trail Sesquecentennial. Featured in the Washington Post









  • We love big groups! We can easily accommodate large tour and school groups.


Come Ride Our Authentic Wooden Wheeled Covered Wagons On a Wagon Train Adventure!

Make your friends back home jealous! Travel in the actual footsteps of the pioneers while riding in our authentic Covered wagons! Make sure to bring your camera to capture the amazing sights and prairie wildlife (pronghorn, , cottontails, hawks, and more!) right from the wagon. This trip is something truly special that you, your friends, and your family will never forget. Imagine your first time sleeping in an Indian lodge, or relaxing around the campfire, listening to the coyotes yip and howl while your western meal is being prepared in a Dutch oven, just the way the pioneers did it over 150 years ago! We offer a two-hour morning or afternoon adventure, four hour treks with either lunch or dinner, overnight treks with Dutch Oven cook out and a scrumptious skillet breakfast and hot coffee off the fire (or cocoa for the little pioneers)! We also offer three- and five-day treks for the more adventurous spirits.We travel on the actual Oregon, California and Pony Express Trails.

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