America in the 19th century: You are a rancher and repeatedly herd your cattle from Texas to Kansas City, from where you send them off by train. You must keep your herd in good shape and use the buildings along the trial wisely. You can also hire capable staff such as cowboys, craftsmen and engineers. If you manage your herd cleverly and navigate the opportunities and pitfalls of this great western trial, you surely will emerge the winner. GREAT WESTERN TRAIL is an extraordinary gamer's game, full of exciting decisions and with enough strategies to merit countless plays. PLEASE NOTE: Contents may differ from depiction on box and are subject to change without notice. Ages 14+, 2-4 players.