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Overland Road Historic Trail

Overland Road Historic Trail

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Williams, AZ] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trails -- Arizona,
  • Overland Road Historic Trail (Ariz.)

  • Edition Notes

    Shipping list no.: 90-699-P

    Statementprepared by Forest Service, Kaibab National Forest
    ContributionsKaibab National Forest (Ariz.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14431295M

      Along the Chisholm Trail An exploration of the historic cattle trail and really nice Maps of the Trail ; Fort Arbuckle, OK A remote outpost in the middle of Indian Territory, this fort was established on Ap , but was in operation for less than 20 years. Near the end of that two-decade period, Fort Arbuckle helped launch the legendary. Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in Overland Journal, Winter The Mojave Road is one of the best known and most diverse overland routes in the United States. Like most western tracks, it was established by Native Americans and used as a .

      “Faragher has made excellent use of the Overland Trail materials, using them to illuminate the society the emigrants left as well as the one they constructed en route. His study should be important to a wide range of readers, especially those interested in family history, migration and western history, and women’s history.” —Kathryn Reviews: 8. There is cause to believe that prior to the road’s Anglo use, the area’s indigenous people used the trail. This path served as an important trail route for the Hopi Indians. Certain segments of the Overland Road today make up part of the region’s primary and secondary road system. Suggested further reading on historic trails in Arizona.

    Directed by William Witney. With Rex Allen, Koko, Slim Pickens, Roy Barcroft. Indian agent Rex Allen must protect local citizens and a tribe of volatile Native Americans from unscrupulous railroad contractors--including his own brother. California National Historic Trails are available at many trail-related venues, and also can be requested from the National Trails System administrative office at South State Street, Suite , Salt Lake City, Utah Each brochure includes a map of the entire trail and an overview of trail history. Additional information about each.


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The Overland road: An important historic Arizona trail on the Kaibab National Forest: final report for historic overland road route identification project, Kaibab National Forest [Byrkit, James W] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Overland road: An important historic Arizona trail on the Kaibab National Forest: final report for historic overland road route Author: James W Byrkit. Overland Road Historic Trail. [Kaibab National Forest (Ariz.);] Home.

WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library. To hike Access: There are several trailheads which provide access to the Overland Road hiking and equestrian trail.

Interpretive signs with information about the history of the Overland Road can be found at the trailheads. This route has been marked across the Kaibab National Forest with closely-spaced rock cairns, distinctive brass caps, tree blazes, and 4" wood posts/5(9).

Overland Road Historic Trail # Easy. Be the first to rate. Trail Rankings #7 in Prescott National Forest #1, in Arizona #38, Overall. 21 Views Last Month Since Easy. % 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0 Comments. The Overland Trail (also known as the Overland Stage Line) was a stagecoach and wagon trail in the American West during the 19th portions of the route had been used by explorers and trappers since the s, the Overland Trail was most heavily used in the s as a route alternative to the Oregon, California, and Mormon trails through central Wyoming.

With over trails across 12 regions in Arizona, we offer a variety of trails to choose from. From beginner-friendly trips to those for the more seasoned driver, get started exploring now. Home Offroad Trails Overland Trips & Reports Abandoned & Historic Sites ZJ Project About Trail Regions.

C & O Canal Historic Trail. The entire Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Historic Trail is miles in length, but only the "crossed flags" segment representing miles, must be traveled to qualify for the Mason-Dixon Trails Award.

The trek along the C&O Canal will familiarize the walker with a method of transportation that played a major role in the development of the Northeastern United States. The arrival of the railroad in the late 19 th century signaled the demise of this storied wagon road built in the s to haul gold and other goods between the Prescott area and Williams.

Nearly devoured by the hip-deep grasses of Garland Prairie, the Forest Service wisely saw this trail's historical significance and recreational value, and decided to preserve the path using a web of roads. Off-road trails throughout the state. Over a hundred offroad trails await, ranging in difficulty from easy family cruises through the open desert to steep, technical mining roads far from civilization.

Trail maps, pictures, video, and GPS tracks available for each trail. The Cherokee Trail was a historic overland trail through the present-day U.S. states of Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado, and Wyoming that was used from the late s up through the early s.

The route was established in by a wagon train headed to the gold fields in California. Among the members of the expedition were a group of Cherokee. When the train formed in Indian Territory, Lewis.

(Overland Trail), across the dry plains (Smoky Hill Trail), and up the Arkansas River and Fountain Creek (respectively, along the Santa Fe and Cherokee Trails) (fig. Beforethe only heavily used trail in Colorado had been the Santa Fe Trail, which was used as an access road to New Mexico.

Spread a blanket and enjoy a picnic or a quiet afternoon with a good book. Bring a sleeping bag and sleep out under the stars. Come back in winter for a great place to go sledding, skating, or cross-country skiing. The Overland Trail Recreation Area features a 17.

Overland Park, KS History: The Historic Overland Theater, built inopened Christmas Day, featuring “The Hurricane” with Dorothy Lamour and “In Old California” with John Wayne. At that time, the sidewalks along 80th Street were made of wood, and the price of tickets was 20 cents for children and 50 cents for adults.

An American Exodus. Explore the Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail across five states to see the 1,mile route traveled by Mormons who fled Nauvoo, Illinois, to the Great Salt Lake Valley in   A border-to-border heritage tour of Nevada on U.S.

Highway 50 parallels historic trails and the military route surveyed and developed in the s to shorten the overland route to California.

Travelers on the modern highway will pass through and near numerous historic towns, cultural sites and natural wonders, including original Pony Express. Kansas probably has more frontier trails than any other state, being the jumping-off point during westward expansion.

In addition to the emigrant trails to the west, including the Oregon, California, and Santa Fe Trails, the Sunflower State also provided a number of military trails which connected the many Old West Forts in the state, as well as cattle trails, such as The Chisholm Trail and.

Overland: Road Trips in Historical Romance Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. The Overland Trail, also known as the Overland Stage Line, was a stagecoach and wagon road in the American ns of the route had been used by explorers and trappers since the s, especially along what would later become the California, Oregon, and Mormon Overland Trail Mail route was established by Ben Holladay, inwhich closely followed the Pony Express Trail.

Northeastern U.S. Roads, Trails & Paths - Albany Post Road; Albany and Schenectady Turnpike; Allegheny Path; Ancram Turnpike; Appian Way; Assunpink Trail. Routes to Virginia, Carolinas, & Georgia - Augusta Road; Augusta and Cherokee Trail; Augusta-Savannah Trail.

Trans-Appalachian Roads, Trail, & Paths - Aurora and Terra Alta Turnpike; Avery’s Trace. Kansas Historic Trails Sources The Kansas Heritage Server would like to thank the late Richard A.

Ensminger, Kirkwood, Missouri, for contributing to this material. Rich loved to read about the old west, and this material is archived in Rich's memory. –61 Buttereld Overland Mail Stagecoach Road By Susan Penn Dragoo* In May the United States National Park Ser-vice recommended that the Buttereld Overland Mail Stagecoach Road be designated a National Historic Trail, becoming a part of a system of modern trails that follow as closely as possible to the original routes of travel.

Visitors interested in learning more about the trails across Wyoming should visit the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center at North Poplar Street, Casper, site, operated by the U.S.

Bureau of Land Management, offers outstanding interpretation of the trails system and its history, and the staff is happy to offer detailed directions on how best to visit Wyoming’s historic.

“The Butterfield Overland Trail played an important role in our nation’s westward expansion. Designating it as a National Historic Trail is a fitting recognition for its contributions to the growth and development of our country and the state of Arkansas,” Boozman said.