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May 18, 2014 - Camino, CA

Sunday, May 18, 2014 Leaving Reno we climbed the Sierras on I-80 for an hour before stopping at Donner State Park. We watched the movie; a story about the ill-fated Donner party. We then toured the museum and walked outside and over to the statue dedicated to the event. The base of the statue is 20 feet high which illustrates the depth of the snow during that winter of 1846. We choose to drive from the park along old US 40 which passes Donner Lake and ascends up the mountain providing a beautiful vista of Donner Lake from above. The summit...

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