The historic 2,170-mile (3,490 km) Oregon Trail connected various towns along
the Missouri ..... Often young Indian boys were hired to drive and ride the stock
across the river—they knew how t...
Head out on the Oregon Trail, the path to the Pacific Ocean for gold seekers, ...
Begin your drive by heading north from Independence through Kansas City, ...
Choose the Oregon National Historic Trail and then zoom in to find the ... These
generic maps include driving directions that approximate the historic Oregon trail
Find odd museums, classic diners, idyllic towns, & poignant post-industrial decay
on an Oregon Trail road trip, a historic pioneer route now labeled US-20.
Jun 13, 2014 ... Great American road trips: the Oregon Trail traces the route of the ... Long before
the modern myth of the coast-to-coast drive, the path to the ...
Nearly half of the travelers who set off along the Oregon Trail from Missouri
actually had other destinations in mind: More than 100,000 turned off south
Jul 20, 2010 ... The Oregon Trail is an important thread of the American fabric. ... would each
prove to be a superior road trip compared to driving Route 66.
Jun 12, 2015 ... 175 years ago, the Oregon Trail was the ultimate symbol of the .... to drive or hike
the one-mile original two-track wagon trail to South Pass.
How to Drive the Oregon Trail. In the mid 1800s, expansion began west of the
Mississippi. After the United States bought more land, Lewis and Clark reported
Buy Traveling the Oregon Trail, 2nd Edition (Historic Trail Guide Series) on ...
She breaks the trip down to a day by day driving guide which was great so we ...