Old Emigrant Trail

California State Historic Landmark 111

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#111 Lassen Train - Pit River Canyon
"We were obliged to cross the stream quite a number of times, in consequence of the canons of rock which confine it to a narrow bed" - Amos Batchelder, Sep 29, 1849

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From Canby, go W on Hwy 299 to Pit River bridge (PM 18.01), then N on county road 84 (unpaved) for 4.7 miles (just past 5th cattle guard), 1/2 mile past the Turner Creek bridge..
GPS coords: 41° 25.213 N/121° 00.353 W

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