There was an undercurrent of gladness in their souls with the thought that they had achieved the end of the Overland Trail.
As that was a prominent point on the Overland Trail, the tourists did the rest.
The passing of the rapids by the Overland Trail was all that their host had promised.
They found the Overland Trail crowded with men on foot and in wagons.
In the freighting days of the early 60s, the Overland Trail up the Platte River was a broad road 200 or more feet in width.
Yet reaching the end of the Overland Trail did not mean that our pioneer struggles were over.
This I joined on the 20th day of April, leaving my home in Wisconsin, bound for the Overland Trail and bearing a joyous heart.
The Overland Trail of the padres became the single trail from Mexico to gold when the madness of 49 called to all peoples.
Then we left the ice and hit the Overland Trail in an almost due northerly direction.