Lake Tahoe Hwy 50 film from 1915 and the 1930's

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 06, 2020 / comments

by Jonathan Knowles

The El Dorado Freeway outside of downtown Sacramento. US 50 continues as an undivided highway with one eastbound lane and two westbound lanes until the route reaches the canyon of the South Fork American River at Riverton. The remainder of the highway, which climbs along and out of the canyon, then over the Sierra Nevada at Echo Summit and into the Lake Tahoe Basin.

 

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