(Fremont County, WY) – The 2021 Pony Express National Re-Ride is underway and rode into Wyoming today, June 20th. Riders will be passing through our area in the early morning hours tomorrow.
The first stop in Fremont County is Atlantic City from Farson and headed to Jeffrey City. The schedule with estimated times is shared below.
Riders from the National Pony Express Association left from Sacramento, CA headed to St. Joseph, MO earlier this month.
“Each June, members of the National Pony Express Association recreate the Pony Express in a Commemorative Re-Ride over a 10 days period,” according to their website. “Letters are carried in a mochila over the original trail. The 1,966-mile, eight-state event is conducted 24 hours a day until the mail is delivered to its destination.”
Follow the current re-ride by clicking here.