• Chimney Rock was an important emigrant landmark in western Nebraska

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Exhibits - View a series of outdoor exhibits at various sites along the California NHT. Take the virtual journey and then visit the site!

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The Silver Mountains and Bonneville Salt Flats along the Nevada and Utah border.

After struggling across nearly 100 miles of salt flats and soft, wet sand in Utah's Great Salt Lake Desert in the late summer of 1846, the Donner-Reed wagon train reached the Silver Mountains and fresh water just north of this location along Interstate 80 near the Nevada/Utah border. More...