Interested interacting the Expedition team's progress? Interacting with them online? Coming out to a public event to meet them? Then read on.
DONNER PARTY RESCUE LIVE! - THU FEB 17
See five Donner Party Rescue members (re-enactors) interviewed and Donner Relief Expedition team members interviewed in front of a live audience. (Click on poster above for details)
HEROISM, PATHOS, HUMAN SPIRIT - FRI FEB 18
Witness the Expedition team reach at Donner Memorial State Park on the 175th anniversary of the arrival of 1st Relief (FREE, open to public) followed by a brief ceremony and panel interview (FREE tickets required - click on poster above for link)
LIVE GPS TRACKER
The entire Donner Relief Expedition will be tracked by live gps so you'll be able to follow their progress along the 100 mile-long discovered relief party trail. (Click map above for link to live tracker)
MEET THE EXPEDITION TEAM ON ROUTE
If you want to catch the Expedition team as they move along the Relief Party trail, use the live tracking map to find a place to meet them. Because of long days (20-30 miles/day) and tight schedules, they won't be able to visit long but always love to meet fellow history buffs along the way. It lifts their spirits!
FORLORN HOPE AND DONNER RELIEF FACEBOOK PAGE
Each day new posts are made about the stories, history and people of the Donner Relief Parties. Come join in the discussion with fellow history buffs, direct descendants of the Donner and Relief Party members and Donner historians. (Click on photo above to be linked to the page)