Exploring the Fur Trade Routes of North America


Discover the highways that opened a continent.

Travel through time…The story of the fur trade is the story of North America.

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Europeans in search of furs penetrated the continent from the St. Lawrence to the Columbia, aided by native North Americans who shared the secrets of its bounty. Today’s modern highways trace those ancient trade routes, taking time travelers on a journey of rediscovery.

With full-colored maps, hundreds of photographs and detailed driving directions to every site, this guide unlocks a world of adventure, when spirited men and women shaped one of the continent’s central dramas and determined its destiny.

ISBN – 978-1-896150-69-7

288 Pages

Heartland Associates, Inc., 2023