California-Nevada Chapter
Oregon-California Trails Association

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.



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

New - Summer 2014 Issue

Contact canvocta@gmail.com for the members only password.


Tentative Dates for 2014

Beckwourth Emigrant Trail (BET)
Mapping Team Field Outings
Quincy, CA    
March 4-5
April 15-16
May 6-7
June 10-11
July 8-9 CANCELLED
Aug. 19-20
September 2-3
October 7-8
2015 Convention Planning Meeting
Harveys Lake Tahoe, Stateline, NV
June 30
Carson Trail
Mapping Team Field Outings
Placerville, CA
May 26-27
June 18-19
July 24-25
Sept. 11-12
Oct. 17-18
Johnson's Cutoff
Mapping Team Field Outings
Placerville, CA
April 2-3
May 13-14
June 3-4
July 1-2
Sept. 9-10
Oct. 15-16
Grizzly Flat Cutoff
Mapping Team Field Outings
Placerville, CA
June 16-17
July 22-23
Sept. 20-21 Dates Changed
Georgetown Packtrail/Road
Mapping Team Field Outings
Placerville, CA
June 24-25
July 15-16
Sept.30-Oct. 1
Carson Clean Up July 28-29
OCTA National Convention
Kearney, Nebraska
Aug. 5-9
Volcano Cutoff
Off Highway 88, Amador County
Aug. 28 -29
Sept. 22 - 23
E-Mail canvocta@gmail.com for more information about activities

 

Watch John Winner, Chapter President, describe the Chapter Activities of 2012

California-Nevada Chapter - Activities of 2012

a video by Dee Owens

Watch Frank Tortorich tell the story of Melissa Coray

One Woman - Melissa Coray and the Mormon Battalion

a film by Mark Russell

Watch Larry Schmidt talk about Mark Twain

Mark Twain on the Johnson's Cutoff

a film by Dee Owens

The Mountain Democrat - Placerville, California
August 2, 2012

Oregon California Trails Association Maps the Past

 


 

 

 

Updated:6/13/2014

 
 
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