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The Road is Rough!

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Katie Miller

on 31 March 2014

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Transcript of The Road is Rough!

The Road is Rough!
Long, Dangerous Journey
started in Illinois or Missouri and ended in Oregon, California, or Utah
traveled for 4 to 6 months
About 2,000 mile journey (10 to 15 miles a day)
Trails and Terrain
Trails/Travel Routes
:
Oregon Trail
Santa Fe Trail, Old Spanish Trail
California Trail
Mormon Trail

Weather
hot, dry deserts
heavy rain/hail
thunder storms
snow
Illness
Cholera
Typhoid Fever
Dysentery
Consumption
Measles
Diphtheria
births
Pack Your Wagon!
You and your family are heading west! You have decided to keep a journal about your travel experiences. You must write 5 entries.


You must include:
where you're headed
your motive for leaving
the travel route/trail you're taking
the transportation you're using
everyday experiences on the trail
Be as realistic as possible!
Include details about:
weather
illness
terrain
travel hardships
Terrain/Geography
:
rough terrain and rivers (Kansas, North Platte, Green, Columbia Rivers, etc.)
Rocky Mountains
South Pass
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