47. A-10 Temple Camp and Supplication Hill – Directions – Westbound Leaving

NPS photo
Historic image of Witches Rocks
Carsonite posts mark original trail locations
Witches Rocks today

<p> Continue toward Henefer on Echo Dam Road. At odometer reading 13.1 miles, look to the right to see Witches Rocks cluster of geological hoodoos was a minor landmark often sketched and described in emigrant journals. </p><p>Nearby, a white fiberglass trail post marks the location of the Hastings Cutoff wagon trace. A couple miles ahead, the 1846 Donner-Reed Party faced a critical decision.

To learn more about the Donner-Reed Party, click next or press 4+8 to go to stop A-11. </p>