Jed Smith: Trailblazer of the West

Biography / 15 Days

Introduce 10- to 14-year-olds to a fascinating character in American history: Christian trapper and mountain man Jedediah Smith! As a young man, Jed dared to pursue his dreams–braving dangerous terrain, grizzly bears, hostile Indian tribes, and other obstacles as he blazed a trail for settlers moving west into the “wilderness territory” beyond the Rocky Mountains. Best of all, his story and Christian testimony are as amazing as they are true!