July 7, 2008

Scotts Bluff, Oregon Trail


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Outside the visitor center at Scotts Bluff National Monument

Outside the visitor center at Scotts Bluff National Monument

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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Prairie schooners outside the visitor center at Scotts Bluff National Monument

Prairie schooners outside the visitor center at Scotts Bluff National Monument

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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Prairie schooners on the Oregon Trail at Scotts Bluff

Prairie schooners at Mitchell Pass on the Oregon Trail, Scotts Bluff National Monument

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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On the trail high above the Oregon Trail on Scots Bluff

On the trail high above the Oregon Trail on Scots Bluff

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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Looking south from Scotts Bluff to Mitchell Pass on the Oregon Trail

Looking south from Scotts Bluff to Mitchell Pass on the Oregon Trail

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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Looking north from Scotts Bluff over the North Platte River and town of Scottsbluff

Looking north from Scotts Bluff over the North Platte River and town of Scottsbluff

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska

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The Pony Expres route, Union Pacific main line, and US Highway 26 parallel the North Platte here near Scottsbluff

The Pony Expres route, Union Pacific main line, and US Highway 26 parallel the North Platte here near Scottsbluff

near Scotts Bluff, Nebraska

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The visitor center at Chimney Rock National Historic Site

The visitor center at Chimney Rock National Historic Site

Chimney Rock State Park, Nebraska

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Chimney Rock from near the old cemetery

Chimney Rock from near the old cemetery

Chimney Rock State Park, Nebraska

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Chimney Rock Cemtery on the Oregon Trail

Chimney Rock Cemtery on the Oregon Trail

Chimney Rock State Park, Nebraska

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The spring-fed ponds at Ash Hollow, oasis on the Oregon Trail

The spring-fed ponds at Ash Hollow, oasis on the Oregon Trail

Ash Hollow State Historical Park, Nebraska

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Rolling country along the North Platte River at Ash Hollow

Rolling country along the North Platte River at Ash Hollow

Ash Hollow State Historical Park, Nebraska

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Ridgetop at Ash Hollow State Historic Park

Ridgetop at Ash Hollow State Historic Park

Ash Hollow State Historical Park, Nebraska

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Corn and wheat on an upland near Ash Hollow

Corn and wheat on an upland near Ash Hollow

near Lewellen, Nebraska

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Most of the former prairie has been plowed and planted, as here near Ogallala

Most of the former prairie has been plowed and planted, as here near Ogallala

near Lewellen, Nebraska

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Ruts and eroded swales mark the route of the Oregon Trail on California Hill near Ogallala

Ruts and eroded swales mark the route of the Oregon Trail on California Hill near Ogallala

California Hill on the Oregon Trail, Nebraska

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Wheel tracks on the precise alignment of the Oregon Trail at California Hill

Wheel tracks on the precise alignment of the Oregon Trail at California Hill

California Hill on the Oregon Trail, Nebraska

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Multiple scars, ruts and swales, clearly show the location of the emigrant trail at California Hill

Multiple scars, ruts and swales, clearly show the location of the emigrant trail at California Hill

California Hill on the Oregon Trail, Nebraska

July 7, 2008
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