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When did the Mormon trail end?

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Answered 2010-03-31 14:08:01

The Mormon trail was used between 1846 and 1869. In 1869 the railroad from the east finally reached Salt Lake City, so many chose to travel that way instead.

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Salt Lake City, Utah is considered the end of the Mormon trail.

The Mormon trail was used between 1845 and 1869, when the transcontinental railroad was completed and therefore the trail was no longer needed.

The Mormon trail is the trail the Mormon pioneers took to have a better life.

The Mormon Trail ended in Salt Lake City, Utah. Originally, there was nothing at the end but an empty desert valley and a really stinky salty lake, but the pioneers began building a city, so that by the time people stopped traveling the Mormon trail (due to the railroad coming), there was a big thriving city at the end of thet trail.

The Mormon Trail ended in the Salt Lake Valley in Utah. They built a city, and it later became known as Salt Lake City.

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The Mormon trail was first used in 1846-47 and stopped being used around 1870, when the transcontinental railroad came through.

The Mormon Trail began in 1847.

Mormon Trail was created on 1978-11-10.

The Mormon Trail started in February 1846.

yes it did though some continued. The man who discovered gold in CA was Mormon

The Mormon Trail ended in Salt Lake City, Utah. From there, many Mormons were sent to colonize towns all over the west, while others stayed in the city.

It didn't end on any certain day. The Mormon trail was used exclusively for about 23 years (1846 to 1869) as the only route to travel to and from Utah. The railroad finally reached utah in 1869 and as train travel became more affordable, travel along the Mormon trail died out. Parts of the trail are still traveled today, as they have been paved and become major highways.

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The Mormon Trail was the route, but it did travel on the Oregon trial too. :)

The Mormon Trail was in operation from 1846 to 1869, when the transcontinental railroad was completed.

Oregon Trail & California Trail.

the Mormon trail extends from Nauvoo, Illinois to Salt Lake City, Utah

The Mormon Trail began in Nauvoo, Illinois and ended in Salt Lake City Utah. first of all where it began is correct and by the way it never ended i am a mormon but we do not put mormons as are church name we are know as the church of latterday saints

Because it was the trail that lead to Salt Lake City. The Oregon trail went to Oregon, the California trail went to California, and the Mormon Trail went to Utah.

Most of the travelers on the Mormon Trail were Mormon converts from the eastern United States and Europe.

The Mormon Trail was traveled by Mormon Pioneers from Illinois to Utah after they had been kicked out of Illinois. It was then traveled by Mormon converts from Europe and Canada as they immigrated to "Zion" (the Mormon settlements in Utah). The trail was mostly discontinued after the railroad reached Salt Lake City.

Because the Mormon Pioneers traveled on it.

The Mormon Pioneer trail lead from Missouri to Salt Lake City, Utah. It closely followed the Oregon Trail and the California Gold Rush trail.

Approximately 70,000 Mormon Pioneers traveled the Mormon Trail between 1845 and 1869.

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