Near Sugar Bowl Ski Resort in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Truckee Trail - To Summit Valley
Erected 2001 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number T-41.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Trail, the Trails West Inc., and the Truckee Trail series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is September 1, 1849.
Location. 39° 18.521′ N, 120° 20.347′ W. Marker is near Sugar Bowl Ski Resort, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Old Donner Summit Road, 0.9 miles south of Sugar Bowl Road, on the left when traveling east. The marker is on private property but is visible from public property. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Truckee CA 96161, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sugar Bowl (approx. 0.4 miles away); Charlie Chaplin’s Gold Rush The Magic Carpet (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mt. Judah (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Lodge at Sugar Bowl (approx. 0.4 miles away); Summit Hotel (approx. ¾ mile away); Tunnel 6 (approx. ¾ mile away); Clair Tappaan Lodge (approx. 0.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2020, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 113 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 9, 2020, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.