Upcoming Events

OCTA is an active organization with regular events, activities and initiatives. Check back often to see if there are events in your area, or activities that you would like to support.


The planned OCTA/NPS mapping and preservation workshop scheduled for June 23-25, 2020 in Salt Lake City, Utah is cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Plan B is to hold the workshop in association with the OCTA annual convention in Elko, Read More …

As of April 2, 2020 the following Idaho chapter events and activities have been cancelled. April 18 – annual byway tour May 7-8 – City of Rocks outings May 9 – Spring Chapter Meeting at Perkins Restaurant, Burley, Idaho

The California Nevada Chapter spring meeting, planned for April 17-19, 2020 in Anderson, California, has been cancelled.

Join OCTA in Elko, Nevada for its 38th Annual Convention in September 2020. The convention theme is “Through the Lens of History – Preserving the Past – Focusing on the Future” Here is the BIG PICTURE convention schedule (as of Read More …

Read our Blog and learn about the latest events and news from OCTA! Learn about the new grants that will allow us to continue our preservation efforts.

Watch our E-News, Facebook page, and website to learn more about these and other forthcoming programs, because we plan to celebrate our dual anniversaries of the National Trails System Act and Oregon Trail in grand fashion!