What happened on The Oregon Trail?

What happened on The Oregon Trail?

The Oregon Trail was a roughly 2,000-mile route from Independence, Missouri, to Oregon City, Oregon, which was used by hundreds of thousands of American pioneers in the mid-1800s to emigrate west. The trail was arduous and snaked through Missouri and present-day Kansas, Nebraska, Wyoming, Idaho and finally into Oregon.

What is the newest version of Oregon Trail?

The Oregon Trail (series)

The Oregon Trail
Creator(s) Don Rawitsch, Bill Heinemann, Paul Dillenberger
First release The Oregon Trail December 3, 1971
Latest release The Oregon Trail April 2, 2021
Spin-offs The Amazon Trail The Yukon Trail MayaQuest: The Mystery Trail Africa Trail

Where did The Oregon Trail start and end?

The Oregon Trail was the most popular way to get to Oregon Country from about 1843 through the 1870s. The trail started in Missouri and covered 2,000 miles before ending in Oregon City.

Why was the Oregon Trail so important?

The Oregon Trail has attracted such interest because it is the central feature of one of the largest mass migrations of people in American history. Between 1840 and 1860, from 300,000 to 400,000 travelers used the 2,000-mile overland route to reach Willamette Valley, Puget Sound, Utah, and California destinations.

What is a good score on Oregon Trail?


Health Value
Good 500
Fair 400
Poor 300
Very Poor 200

Can you still buy Oregon Trail?

A huge selection of classic educational games — including “The Oregon Trail,” “Number Munchers,” and “Lemonade Stand” — are available online for free. There’s no download required, either — they all run in your web browser.