Newsletters

CTHA has been publishing informative, interesting and educational newsletters since 2014.  The most recent editions are here for your convenience.  Older editions can be obtained upon request.  Newer editions are [...]

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Elko Hot Hole

The Elko “Hot Hole” is a camp site mentioned in many of the emigrant journals and diaries.  CTHA, through a matching grant from TravelNevada is fencing the site with an [...]

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Educational Trunks

In a collaborative effort with the Oregon-California Trails Association (OCTA), funded by a Union Pacific Foundation grant, three educational trunks have been created for use at the California Trail Interpretive [...]

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Mapping the Hasting Cutoff

The Hastings Cutoff crosses almost 90 miles of northeastern Nevada.  Entering Nevada near Wendover, it roughly parallels Interstate 80 until it rejoins the California Trail west of Elko NV.  While [...]

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Marketing

CTHA has increased visitation 150% since 2012 through aggressive multi-media marketing. Marketing the California Trail Interpretive Center is easy from the standpoint of having a world class facility with top-notch [...]

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