2019 Pony Express Re-Ride – June 10 – 20, 2019

Traveling West Bound

St. Joseph, MO – Sacramento, CA

Thursday June 13, 2019  (MT)

Big Springs 2:30 AM

Chappell 6:00 AM

Sidney 8:20 AM

Mud Springs 10:30 AM

Bridgeport 12:00 PM

Chimney Rock 1:15 PM

Program at Scotts Bluff National Monument 2:00 pm

Come learn all about the Pony Express and its fleeting 18-month existence with an interpretive program at 2:00 pm presented by National Pony Express Association President, Dean Atkin. Following the program, see the Pony Express in action when the Annual Re-Ride stops at Scotts Bluff National Monument.

The program will take place in the grassy area near the Oregon Trail foot path and we ask those attending to bring lawn/camp chairs or blankets for sitting. The Re-Ride is expected to arrive at Scotts Bluff National Monument at 4:00 p.m. but can be early or late.

Scotts Bluff National Monument 4:00 PM

Lyman 6:00 PM

Please note that all times are estimates and the Mail can be ahead or behind.

The National Pony Express Association is an all-volunteer, historical organization with the purpose of identifying, re-establishing and marking the original pony express trail from St. Joseph, Missouri, via Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and into California. We are a non-profit 501(c) (3) Association.  National Headquarters is located in Pollock Pines, California.