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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 ...... However, many settlers branched off or stopped short of this goal and settled at convenient or promising locations along the trail. Commerce ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Oregon_Trail

The Oregon Trail is a historic 2,000-mile (3,200-km) trail used by American pioneers living in ... Colorado and/or other river may offer the most direct & practicable water communication across this continent, for the purposes of commerce.

www.historynet.com/oregon-trail

Facts, information and articles about The Oregon Trail, a part of Westward ... had a common goal of seeking a promised land of milk and honey in far-off Oregon, ...

www.reference.com/history/purpose-oregon-trail-7f11280ddc976500

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, ...

www.u-s-history.com/pages/h189.html

Following in the footsteps of the fur trappers, a number of missionary families ventured into the Oregon Territory by overland routes in the 1830s for the purpose ...

www.frontiertrails.com/oldwest/oregontrail.htm

The Oregon Trail. byTodd Underwood. The Oregon Trail migration, more correctly known as the Oregon-California Trail migration, is one of the most important ...

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 May 22, 1843. Learn more about what happened today on History.

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

Nov 13, 2015 ... In the mid-19th century, the Oregon Trail was the main pathway for American emigrants searching for new lands and opportunity on the frontier.

www.oregontrailcenter.org/HistoricalTrails/OregonCaliforniaTrails.htm

OREGON/CALIFORNIA TRAILS. With financial support from the M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust, the National Oregon/California Trail Center co-produced an ...

www.ducksters.com/history/westward_expansion/oregon_trail.php

Kids learn about the Oregon Trail from the Old West. A roadway used by pioneers in covered wagons to travel west.