“The story of the Oregon Trail is one of the ten most important events in American history ranking right up there with the Revolution, the Civil War and anything else you can name.”
~ Merrill Mattes, noted historian
The year is 1843. Come travel the Oregon Trail by taking one of the most amazing e- adventures of all time. Ollie Ox and his yoke mate Herb lead their family and you over the 2,000 mile journey while describing everything that happens along the way.
Kids can email Ollie Ox and his yoke mate Herb with any questions or comments about the Oregon Trail. Ollie and Herb answer all their emails. Ollie@WestToOregon.com.
It is estimated that 500,000 people made the 2,000 mile trek to Oregon. Of that number, about 40,000 were children. The story of the western migration is a part of American history that belongs to children every bit as much as it does to adults.
West To Oregon With Ollie Ox! is educational, accurate, & fun!