• Field trips

  • Reduced prices on purchasing guides

  • Annual meeting and banquet

  • Our newsletter, “The Marker”
    Click here for an example of one of our newsletters.

  • Access to the Archives




    Anyone with an interest in the emigrant trails era can join Trails West, Inc. You don’t have to be a trail expert or trained historian. The organization welcomes members from every background. Whatever your particular talents,     WE WANT YOU!


    Annual Dues:


    $25 Individual – Be advised that an Individual membership is only for one person. If you intend to bring a family member to any of our outings, they must also be a member. (This is a requirement of our insurance policy.) Therefore you might want to consider a family membership as it includes spouses and children under the age of eighteen.


    $35 Family – (This membership includes spouse plus children under the age of 18)


    $75 Sustaining – (This membership includes a choice of one free TW publication)



    If you are interested in joining, you can use your credit card or PayPal


    Memberships are for the calendar year. Any membership payments received after October 1st will be valid through the following year.


    Your personal information will never be released or used for any other than Trails West, Inc. purposes!!


    Please allow up to several days for our volunteer staff to email your Membership information after payment is received.



    Membership Options

    First and last name

    Second name for Family or Substaining membership

    Mailing address



    Zip code

    Home phone number

    Cell phone number

    Email Address

    Guide Choice (Only For $75.00 Sustaining Membership)

    Please make a publication selection

    PayPal also accepts credit cards and does not require a PayPal account. Just click on the Add to Cart button above and follow the directions. You will go to a PayPal website, but there is an option to use your credit card and it won’t have anything to do with PayPal.