Donner Memorial State Park(redirected from Donner Camp)
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Donner Memorial State Park
Location:100 miles east of Sacramento via I-80, just west of downtown Truckee, on the south side of the freeway.
Facilities:154 developed family campsites, picnic areas, hiking and ski trails, nature trails, boat ramp access, visitor center, museum, exhibits (é).
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating, sailing, hiking, swimming, windsurfing, water-skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing.
Special Features:The ill-fated Donner Party, halted by heavy snows, camped here during the winter of 1846. Park's Emigrant Trail Museum features exhibits on the Donner Party and area history. Near the museum is the Pioneer Monument and the Donner Party's Murphy family cabin site.
Address:c/o Sierra District Office
PO Box 266
Tahoma, CA 96142
Size: 2,953 acres.
See other parks in California.