The California-Nevada Chapter is one of eleven chapters of the
Oregon-California Trails Association, an organization dedicated to the
preservation, appreciation and enjoyment of all transmigration trails to the west, the trails that made the
United States an ocean-to-ocean nation.
A Bonanza of Trails
The California Emigrant Trail and Cutoffs
Oregon-California Trails Association National Convention
Donner Memorial State Park-Truckee River Route
Carson River Route-Johnson Cutoff Loop
Coloma-Placerville, El Dorado County Museum
Hawley Grade/Luther Pass
Speakers: Topics varied as fur traders, pioneer women, the Carson River Route, J. Goldsborough Bruff, Sutter's Fort, Nisenan Indians, Donner-Reed Wagon Party and history of people and places on and along the California Trail and its opening and its cutoffs.
Workshops, Special Events, Book Venders, Author's Night, Exhibits and More