Oregon Trail Scavenger Hunt Name _________________________

Oregon Trail Scavenger Hunt


 http://www.teleport.com/~ludwig/ThinkQuest/Oregon_Trail/1trtr.html graphic site

Welcome to the Oregon Trail.  You are a pioneer.  Your task today is to find information that can be used to help other pioneers travel the trail safely.  Below you will find Internet sites that will be used to answer questions many pioneers have asked in the past.

  http://www.isu.edu/~trinmich/Jumpingoff.html

1.  Click on the site above.  In the space below write a list of the food supplies that you will need to
     buy before you begin your trip on the trail.

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http://www.teleport.com/~sflora/indian3.htm

2.  Use the above site to answer the following questions.  Click on Native Americans.  Describe what the
     ones who lived inland ate.
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    http://www.teleport.com/~sflora/indian5.htm

   Click on the site above to discover what the inland Indians wore for clothing and describe it in your
   own words below.

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 http://www.isu.edu/~trinmich/Sites.html

3.  The site above has many sites that you will see along the trail.  Click on at least 3 sites.  Describe
     what you see in your own words.

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http://www.isu.edu/~trinmich/Facts.html

4.  Choose three or four  topics under the Table of Contents and write about the information you find in
     each site.  One of the stranger ones is called Weird Wagons.  You might want to try that one.

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Web Page Author: Barbara Jones
Revised March 15, 2001




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