California Trail Center

Near Elko, Nevada

California Trail Center does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The California Trail Center, grounds and trails are closed in accordance with guidance from the CDC and recommendations from state and local public health authorities. There are no water or restroom facilities available. We apologize for any inconvenience. Consider downloading our FREE app available in most app stores: California Trail Center. Experience the Trail Center from your home!

The California Trail Interpretive Center in Elko, Nevada, is a pioneer history museum that takes visitors through a historical immersion like no other. Experience first-hand what is was like to be one of the brave American pioneers who first settled throughout Nevada and California by visiting the living-history events and lifelike exhibits at our museum. This is a opportunity to engage in pioneer life is fun for the entire family. A variety of interesting and fun Interpretive programs are offered on a regular basis.

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