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California is where the National Pony Express Association began in 1978. It was the  Western Terminus of the historic Pony Express Route. It has both the Overland and Water Route of the Pony Express Trail beginning in San Francisco. The California Division participates in the Annual Re-ride in June, has monthly General Meetings, and is active in trail work, preservation and interpretation, community groups and school visits, parades, and trail rides.

Folsom A to Z: Pony Express

After gold was discovered there in 1848, thousands of prospectors, investors and businessmen made their way to California. In 1860, the population in, Continue Reading

Crowd gathers to see Pony Express ride into Historic Folsom

A crowd gathered outside of the Folsom History Museum Thursday morning, June 15 as The National Pony Express Association celebrated, Continue Reading

Pony Express rider makes his way through South Lake Tahoe

The Pony Express Re-Ride 2017 is almost in the history books. The mochila (mailbag) was transferred to a rider at, Continue Reading

Crowd gathers to see Pony Express ride into Historic Folsom

A crowd gathered outside of the Folsom History Museum Thursday morning, June 15 as The National Pony Express Association celebrated, Continue Reading

“Davey Doc” ride as he participates in the Pony Express

Last week an unexpected visitor walked into the Folsom Telegraph office. As I heard the gentleman asking for directions to, Continue Reading

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Board and General Meetings are the 4th Sunday of the month  @ Denny’s 99 Fair Ln. Placerville, CA

Board Meeting 3 – 5 pm

Dinner 5 – 6 pm

General Meeting – 6 – 8 pm

 

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

To see where the Mail is go to ‘Follow the Ride‘.

 

Wednesday June 14, 2017

Christine Starr( C#916-792-9717), Jessie Davison & Cinder Huber
State Line 5:30 PM

Thursday June 15, 2017

Rich Tatman  C#916-599-2407
Kyburz Trail 12:30 AM
Dale & Warren Whitney  C#916-517-6213
Missouri Flat Road 7:08 AM
 Gordon Crowder & Pat Fanelli  (C#916-806-3266)
Willow Creek 12:06 PM
Old Town Sacramento 4:15 PM

 

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