The trail was 2,000 miles long and they traveled 16 miles on a good day. It took about 6 months walking but it would have been 1 year if they took a ship.
The trail started in Kansas , then went to Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho and ended in Oregon.
The wagons are in a circle to keep everything safe.
Food, weapon, clothes,
I would not go on the organ trail because I will get very bored of walking. People tell stories about the people get washed away by the river. I think the benefits of going west is the gold and staring a new life