Overland Trail


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Overland Trail

Any of several trails, such as the Oregon Trail or the Santa Fe Trail, of westward migration in the United States. The term is sometimes used to refer collectively to all the overland migration routes from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean.
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He played a baseball player in "Rhubarb'' and an Indian in "Old Overland Trail.
He played a baseball player in Rhubarb and an Indian in Old Overland Trail.
West from Salt Lake: Diaries from the Central Overland Trail chronicles the journey of one Captain James Simpson, who in 1859 forged a more direct trail between Salt Lake City and California by taking a desert route, which the Pony Express and others adopted.
He also provides data on the personal background of the main travelers and brief histories of related movements, such as the fur trade and the Mormon exodus that contributed to development of the Overland Trail.
It acted as a de facto instructional on how to do the overland trail.
West from Salt Lake; diaries from the central overland trail.
If you are in good physical condition and enjoy challenging hikes, you can experience the essence of the park along the 53-mile Overland Trail, which typically takes from 5 to 10 days to complete.
Nebraska City's courthouse, the oldest public building in Nebraska, is a two-story red brick Georgian structure that once overlooked traffic on the Overland Trail.
From Ozette head north, carefully ford the Ozette River at low tide, climb over Point of the Arches on an overland trail.
He also has a 312,160-acre Wyoming ranch and The Overland Trail Cattle Ranch in Saratoga includes 5,200 head of cattle and crops such as hay, alfalfa and grain.
Nineteenth-century diaries and letters written by women bound for the West on the Overland Trail represent grief in an equally ritualized fashion.
has signed a purchase and sale agreement to purchase certain natural gas gathering and processing assets in the eastern Green River Basin of Wyoming from Duke Energy Field Services, LP, Overland Trail Transmission and Duke Energy Field Services Marketing.