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The Oregon Trail is a 14-episode NBC western television series starring Rod Taylor as the widower Evan Thorpe, who leaves his Illinois farm in 1842 to take the Oregon Trail to the Pacific Northwest. The show also starred Andrew Stevens, Tony Becker, and Gina Marie Smika as Thorpe's children. Darleen Carr starred as Margaret Devlin, one of the passengers on the wagon train, and Charles Napier portrayed Luther Sprague, a frontier scout recruited by Thorpe. The series was filmed in the Flagstaff, Arizona area.

Series Cast

  1. Charles Napier

    Charles Napier

    Luther Sprague

    13 Episodes

  2. Andrew Stevens

    Andrew Stevens

    Andrew Thorpe

    13 Episodes

  3. Darleen Carr

    Darleen Carr

    Margaret Devlin

    13 Episodes

  4. Rod Taylor

    Rod Taylor

    Evan Thorpe

    13 Episodes

  5. Tony Becker

    William Thorpe

    13 Episodes

  6. Stella Stevens

    Stella Stevens

    Hannah Morgan

    13 Episodes

  7. Wilford Brimley

    Wilford Brimley

    2 Episodes

  8. John Vernon

    John Vernon

    2 Episodes

  9. William Windom

    William Windom

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1977 | 13 Episodes

Season 1 of The Oregon Trail premiered on September 21, 1977.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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