Explore the Trail in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas

Ride the Chisholm Trail as is it celebrates the 150th anniversary of the first cattle that “headed north to Abilene.” Over the next 20 years, millions of head of cattle travelled the route in the largest man made migration of animals in history.

Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas historical centers invite you along to follow the trail as it crisscrosses Highway 81 from south Texas to Abilene, Kansas. Glimpse into the cowpokes’ lives while visiting trail museums. Enjoy today’s local color in local restaurants, lodging and boutique stores in between historical locations and breath taking panoramas.