The California Trail Interpretive Center is  located off I-80, at Hunter Exit 292, 8 miles west of Elko, Nevada. Take Exit 292 off I- 80. Drive past the kiosk through the entrance gate. The Trail Center is 0.5 miles down the road.

The Center has plenty of RV/Bus parking.

Hours of Operation

*Due to a surge in postive Covid-19 cases in Elko County and the State of Nevada, and to ensure the safety of our staff and visitors, we are being reverted back to phase 1 of Covid response and the Trail Center will be closed to the public until further notice. All programs will be cancelled for the time being. We apologize for any inconvenience..*

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day
Please call (775) 738-1849 for more information.


Physical Address
1 Interpretive Center Way
Hunter Exit 292
Elko, Nevada 89801

Mailing Address
BLM, California Trail Interpretive Center
3900 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

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