Truckee (Calif)

Snow Closed the Highways. GPS Mapped a Harrowing Detour in the Sierra Nevada.

The road once carried stagecoaches during the Gold Rush, twisting its way through what is now a national forest and an area of the Sierra Nevada known for snowmobiling. In the winter, the rugged passage, known as the Quincy-La Porte Road or County Road 511 in Plumas County, Calif., is closed. But Wendy Becktold, an […]

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