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Nov 2, 2017 - Mormon Station

This is another update from our visit to the awesome town of Genoa, Nevada. We were quite impressed with this area, there is so much to see and do, we will probably be making many more visits. This update covers the Mormon Station Historic State Monument. The site of Nevada’s first permanent, non-native settlement, Mormon Station was built in 1851 as a trading post along the Carson Route of the California Trail, providing much-needed supplies to weary travelers crossing the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Today, the park is home to a reconstructed...

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