‘Time travel’ field trip takes students along Oregon Trail

By Jennifer Gladding-Butticci on June 08, 2015

On the trail for websitePint-sized “time-travelers” from Alexandra Pike’s MDES second grade class got a taste of what the early settlers experienced on the treacherous 2000-mile Oregon Trail. The students set out early in costumes for the two-mile trek through Clayton complete with loaded wagons and Indian ambush.