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The Ca
lifornia-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.

California Nevada Trails


The chapter is in need of a new membership chairperson.  Please contact the chapter via the Chapter email if you are interested.

If you are interested in being on the California-Nevada Chapter Board of Directors or you know someone who is interested, contact Chapter President Dick Waugh through the Chapter email.

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2015 Convention at Tahoe



The latest issue of Trail Talk can now be found in the
members only pages.

New – Fall  2016 Issue

Contact for the members only password.


Watch a Video of Helicopter Power Pole Installation on the Carson River Route in Carson Canyon
by Pedro Kinner


Watch Frank Tortorich tell the story of Melissa Coray
a film by Mark Russell


Watch Larry Schmidt talk about Mark Twain
a film by Dee Owens


Passport in Time – Carson Emigrant Trail
by Dee Owens