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California Trail Interpretive Center
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About the Center

Front entrance view of the California National Historic Trail Interpretive Center.


The California Trail Interpretive Center, operated by the BLM, is located eight miles west of Elko at Hunter Exit 292. Currently a meeting room is available and tours of the Trail Center are available to school groups and other organizations on a prearranged basis. Contact the Trail Center at (775) 738-1849 to register for classes or add your name to the mailing list.

Current operating hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. 

2013 Visitor Satisfaction Survey


 

 


 Join Us for April's Activities

Date

Event

Time (Pacific)

April 5Elko County History in Pictures

2:00 PM

April 6Whoo's There

2:00 PM

April 12Women On the Trail

2:00 PM

April 13Happy Trails to You

2:00 PM

April 19What's for Breakfast

2:00 PM

April 20Games Kids Played

2:00 PM

April 26Crossing Nevada

2:00 PM

April 27The Making of Mountain Men

2:00 PM


For information on class field trips, click here.

California Trail Interpretive Center Junior Explorer Book

 California Trail Interpretive Center Junior Explorer Book


News Releases

Trail Center Photos

 Oxen powered wagon being led in front of the California Trail Center during the 10th Annual California Trail Days

2013 Trail Days

 Jeff Williams displays firearms from the Trail era

Trail Days 2012 & Grand Opening

 Trail Days 2011

Trail Days 2011

Trail Days 2009

Trail Days 2009

Trail Days 2008

Trail Days 2008

 

Construction Photos

Construction Photos

Random Center Pictures

Random Center Pics

 


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Last updated: 04-01-2014