The Oregon Trail

No gamepads detected. Plug in and press a button to use it.

Press Keyboard right side: Alt+Enter keys to switch to full screen game play, and Alt+Enter keys to return.

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How to play The Oregon Trail

Press Enter Key to start or stop walking
Use Arrow keys to point the rifle (novice hunters)
Press Space bar to fire the rifle.
Control-A also allows you to erase messages (epitaphs) written on the tombstones for "emigrants" who died along the trail.

The Oregon Trail Description

You can now play The Oregon Trail here on Classic Reload! Originally developed by Don Rawitsch, Bill Heinemann, and Paul Dillenberger in 1971 and later produced by MECC in 1974, The Oregon Trail is a classic PC game designed to teach students about the real pioneer life on Oregon Trail during the 19th Century. With limited resources, your objective is to make it across the Oregon Trail fighting the elements without losing your family. Have fun!

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"The Oregon Trail: Classic Edition" -- Softkey CD-ROM release title
"Oregon" -- original title
The Oregon Trail - Cover Art DOS