Trailing Dreams of America, 2005

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MARCH 30

 

*HighTstown
*PHILADELPHIA

*LANCASTER

*GETTYSURG
*wINCHESTER

*rOANOKE

*CUMBERLAND GAP

*BARBOURVILLE

*PALL MALL

*MURFREESBORO

*NASHVILLE

*HOPKINSVILLE

*CAPE GIRARDEAU

*SPRINGFIELD

*fAYETTEVILLE

*TALHEQUAH

*sALLISAW

*oKLAHOMA CITY

*AMARAILLO

*TUCUMCARI

*SANTA FE

*ALBUQUERQUE

*GALLUP

*WINSLOW

*FLAGSTAFF

*NEEDLES

*BARSTOW

*VICTORVILLE

*CUCOMONGA

*POMONA

*SANTA MONICA

 

 

JULY 15

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The Overall Plan – I’ll ride to connect the dots… (scroll down for details)

 

 16th c.    Old York Road (white)

17th c.     The Great Phildelphia Wagon Road  (yellow)

18th c.    The Wilderness Road (blue)

19th c.    The Trail of Tears (red)

20th c.    Route 66 ;  Steinbeck’s “Mother Road”   (green)

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here’s my rough plan, @ November 29, 2004:

 

The Old York Road (white):

Hightstown NJ ->, Allentown, Crosswicks, Bordentown, Burlington, Camden, Philadelphia PA

Philadelphia Wagon Road (yellow):

Philadelphia, Lancaster, York, Gettysburg, Hagerstown MD, Harper’s Ferry WV, Winchester VA, Harrisonburg, Staunton, Lexington, Roanoke

The Wilderness Road (blue):

Roanoke, Christiansburg, Newbern, Wytheville, Marion, Cumberland Gap, Barbourville KY, London, Somerset, Jamestown, Pall Mall TN, Jamestown, Sparta, Smithville, Murfreesboro…

The Trail of Tears (red):

Nashville, Hopkinsville KY, Cape Girardeau MO, Springfield, Fayetteville AK, Tahlequah OK.

Old Route 66 – The Joad Family’s Journey (green)

Sallisaw OK, Oklahoma City, Amarillo TX, Tucumcari, Santa Fe NM, Albuquerque, Gallup, Winslow AZ, Flagstaff, Kingman, Needles CA, Barstow, Bakersfield (Weedpatch), Fresno, Chowchilla, Salinas.

Finish at the San Carlos de Borromeo Mission, Carmel, California (where I went to fifth grade)!