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Welcome to California!

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.

The California Pony Express Christmas Card Ride

It has been more than a decade since the National Pony Express Association, California Division, has provided a special Christmas Card Ride, 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, Jessie Davison & Cinder Huber
State Line 5:30 PM

Thursday June 15, 2017

Rich Tatman
Kyburz Trail 12:30 AM
Dale & Warren Whitney
Missouri Flat Road 7:08 AM
 Gordon Crowder & Pat Fanelli
Willow Creek 12:06 PM
Old Town Sacramento 4:15 PM


For additional information

Download the 2017 California Re-ride Schedule