Near Elko in Elko County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
California Trail - Greenhorn Cutoﬀ
Erected 1995 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number C-38.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Trail marker series.
Location. 40° 46.032′ N, 115° 55.343′ W. Marker is near Elko, Nevada, in Elko County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 80 at milepost 292, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. To visit the marker, exit I-80 at Exit 292 (Hunter) and follow the signs to the California Emigrant Trail Interpretive Center; the marker is at the gated entrance to the Center. Marker is in this post office area: Elko NV 89801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marking Time (here, next to this marker); The End of the Hastings Cutoff (a few steps from this marker); About Your Journey ... (a few steps from this marker); The Humboldt River Highway (a few steps from this marker); The California Emigrant Trail Interpretive Center West End of Hastings Cutoff (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hoppe-Lienhard Wagon Group (approx. 0.2 miles away); Elko Airport (approx. 8½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elko.
Also see . . . Trails West - Marking the Emigrant Trails to California. Official website of Trails West Inc. (Submitted on November 22, 2013.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 3, 4. submitted on August 10, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.