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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

National Historic Oregon
Trail Interpretive Center

Kids Activities

Coloring Gallery

  • Emigrants looked for landmarks along the Oregon Trail (GIF) (PDF)
  • Furniture, bedding and even extra food were left behind (GIF) (PDF)
  • Large herds of buffalo roamed the Great Plains (GIF) (PDF)
  • Children were given important tasks to do on the journey (GIF) (PDF)
  • Singing or writing in journals also helped the emigrants relax (GIF) (PDF)