Sesquicentennial Wagon Train
long picture of wagon train
Who were the original pioneers?

What does the Mormon trail look like today?

ox ox sign
We saw one pair of oxen pulling a wagon with a special dedication. Just one of several similar dedications. The sign reads:
This wagon dedicated to the memory of Seviah Cunningham Egbert Nauvoo to Salt Lake Valley 1848 Seviah drove her oxen and wagon alone from Council Bluffs to Sweetwater Wyoming where she was joined by her husband Robert Egbert who was a member of the Mormon Battalion.
handcart wagon
Along with the wagons, there were a number of handcarts Some of whom had covered the entire trip. A couple of modern day pioneers along with David, Chantel and Cheri
wagon train picture
Circle the wagons and make ready for camp

Mormon Pioneer page Along the Mormon trail today

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