The trail was still in use during the Civil War, but ... the Oregon Trail became a
heavily used corridor ...
Facts, information and articles about The Oregon Trail, a part of Westward
Expansion ... The many offshoots of the trail and the main trail itself were used by
May 31, 2016 ... It normally took four to six months to traverse the length of the Oregon Trail with
wagons pulled by oxen. About 80,000 pioneers used it to reach ...
The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to
Oregon's Willamette Valley. It was not a road in any modern sense, only parallel
The Oregon Trail. byTodd Underwood. The Oregon Trail migration, more
correctly known as the Oregon-California Trail migration, is one of the most
The Oregon Trail was a series of trails that led from Missouri to the Columbia
River and Willamette Valley. It was used by missionary families, settlers, ...
Kids learn about the Oregon Trail from the Old West. A roadway used by pioneers
in covered wagons to travel west.
The route of the Oregon Trail began to be scouted as early as 1823 by fur traders
and explorers. By the 1830s, it was used regularly by mountain men, traders, ...
Between 1840 and 1860, from 300,000 to 400,000 travelers used the ... But the
Oregon Trail is foremost as the longest and most heavily used route in the ...
Q: When did the travel on the Oregon Trail begin? ... Before that though, there
were "Conestogas" which were large wagons used by the first people to go west.