The Oregon Trail

  • Sign & Monument west of Biggs on Highway 30.
  • Interpretive kiosk at Deschutes River State Park on Highway 30 west of Biggs.
  • Hiking trail west of Biggs on Highway 30 (two signs carved in simple wooden posts).
  • Oregon Trail Crossing at McDonald on the John Day River east of Wasco, interpretive kiosk and Sherman County Historical Society monument (follow signs east from Wasco).
  • Oregon Trail Cut-off to the Barlow Road begins at the John Day River Oregon Trail Crossing east of Wasco and run southeasterly to Grass Valley (follow signs) and southwesterly on Highway 216 to Hollenbeck Point where emigrants entered Buck Hollow and the Deschutes River crossing north of present-day Sherar's Bridge.