Westward expansion

Lets head west on the oregon trail

The oregon trail By: Francis Parkman Junior.

Focus question: What Kind of obstacles did pioneers face on their journey?

Here are some obstacles that the pioneers faced on thier journey to oregon.

Mountains, Indians, and Dangerous animals

Some of the obstacles that the pioneers faced are Dangerous Animals, Mountains, and Indians. The Pioneers Faced many obstacles on their journey west But only three of them are listed and they are the major obstacles.

Other obstacles were starvation and wagon troubles.

The oregon trail

The oregon trail was one way to the west the oregon trail stretched about 2,200 miles.

The oregon trail went through part of the louisiana purchase which stretched from The mississippi river to the Rocky mountains.

Do you want to go west

Hop on the next wagon train heading west.
OREGON TRAIL OLD WEST JOURNEY
Oregon Trail Part 1
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Above is a map of the oregon trail

The oregon trail was one of the major routes to the west a,long with the santa fe trail.