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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon_Trail

The Oregon Trail is a 2,170-mile (3,490 km) historic east–west, large-wheeled wagon route and ... They then traveled overland up the Blackfoot River and crossed the .... When American emigration over the Oregon Trail began in earnest in the ..... Oregon and California bound emigrants did, typically taking about 100 days to ...

www.frontiertrails.com/oldwest/oregontrail.htm

The Oregon Trail migration, more correctly known as the Oregon-California ... However, the first mass migration did not occur until 1843 when approximately 1000 ... The trip usually took 4-6 months by wagon traveling 15 miles a day whereas ...

my.ilstu.edu/~jabraun/students/kertz/page6.htm

Q: When did the travel on the Oregon Trail begin? A: The first ... Q: How long did the trip take on the average? ... Q: How much money did it take to go west?

www.octa-trails.org/learn/trail-facts

Other questions to ponder: How long did the trek take, on the average? How long did ... When did travel on the Oregon-California Trail begin? Which type of draft ...

www.history.com/news/history-lists/9-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-oregon-trail

Nov 13, 2015 ... More than 400,000 pioneers traveled its trails in the boom years between 1840 ... Traffic soon skyrocketed, and by the late-1840s and early 1850s, ... While pioneer trains did circle their wagons at night, it was mostly to keep ...

www.californiatrailcenter.org/frequently-asked-questions

How many miles long is the California Trail? How long did the journey take? How . ... How many miles would a typical wagon train travel per day? ... The California and Oregon Trails follow the same route until Idaho, where they diverge, the ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/a-thousand-pioneers-head-west-on-the-oregon-trail

On this day in History, A thousand pioneers head West on the Oregon Trail on ... The trail was heavily traveled until 1884, when the Union Pacific constructed a ...

familysearch.org/wiki/en/Oregon_Trail

Feb 3, 2017 ... By 1836 when the first pioneer wagon train was organized in ... and about 320,000 more followed part of the Oregon trail to take one of its .... No complete list of pioneer settlers who traveled the Oregon Trail is known to exist.

www.historynet.com/oregon-trail

It started in Independence, Missouri and traveled a cleared trail that reached to Fort ... The Oregon Trail opened at a time when the westward settlement and ... They did know that the back country of Iowa, Missouri and Arkansas had not ..... Company agents at Fort Hall encouraged the emigrants to take the California route.

www.encyclopedia.com/history/united-states-and-canada/us-history/oregon-trail

OREGON TRAIL, one of several routes traveled in the mid-nineteenth century by ... When disputes did arise they might be settled by vote or, especially in larger ...