If you live in the western United States, you most likely have the Oregon Trail ...
Some sought cheap farmland, others the storied riches of California gold mining.
Jan 4, 2012 ... Fun Facts. The trail began in St. Louis Most people walked. They had to be a
baby or elderly to ride in a wagon. Sometimes girls had ...
Basic Facts About the Oregon Trail. NHOTIC; Plan ... The Oregon Trail was a
wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette Valley. It
was not a ... Some settled permanently, and some traveled back east. Certainly
Dec 19, 2012 ... Five Facts About the Oregon Trail By Melissa Winfield. ... Evidence strongly
suggests that some were accidentally buried before they took their ...
Facts and Summary Information & Articles About The Oregon Trail From The
Missouri ... and over the Rockies, the trek had mostly seemed like grand fun to
the boy. .... Some slept in tents, some in wagons, some on the ground, under the
Oregon Trail also Oregon-California Trail a route across the central United States
, from Missouri to Oregon, some 2000 miles (3000 km) in...
The trail facts which appear on our website are the work of Dr. Robert Munkres,
our ... Perhaps 1 out of every 250 emigrants left some kind of written account.
Historical Facts of the Oregon Trail and America's Western Expansion .... On the
Oregon Trail, one in every five women were in some stage of pregnancy. .... Cut-
Off name was changed to the Sublette Cut-off...it is interesting to note the Sublette
The Oregon Trail migration, more correctly known as the Oregon-California Trail
... Some went all the way to Oregon to farm and others went to California to ...
The Oregon Trail began as a path originally cut by Native Americans, which was
later ... Here are some interesting kid-friendly facts about the Oregon Trail.