Stories of the Oregon Trail Fifty years ago the Oregon Trail was designated a national historic trail, and today communities from Missouri to Oregon celebrate its storied 175 years of history.

When the travelers loaded their wooden wheeled wagons and hitched oxen or mules to begin a nearly 2,000-mile journey from … Continue reading Stories of the Oregon Trail Fifty years ago the Oregon Trail was designated a national historic trail, and today communities from Missouri to Oregon celebrate its storied 175 years of history.