Donner Camp Tree

Donner Camp Tree (HM2EB7)

Location: Truckee, CA 96161 Nevada County
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N 39° 22.613', W 120° 10.745'

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Near this spot stood the tree which marked what was believed to be the campsite of the family of George Donner in the winter of 1846. The tree stood for 150 years (missing) the Donner families camped in Alder Creek before it succumbed to Mother Nature in the winter of (missing).
The Descendants of the Donner Families planted and dedicated this tree in gratitude and loving memory of their ancestors.
HM NumberHM2EB7
Year Placed2000
Placed ByDescendants of the Donner Families
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 742986 N 4362397
Decimal Degrees39.37688333, -120.17908333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 22.613', W 120° 10.745'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 22' 36.78" N, 120° 10' 44.7" W
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Area Code(s)530, 775, 415
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12893 CA-89, Truckee CA 96161, US
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