Follow The Ride
On the Trail until June 20th 2019 from Missouri to California!
Recent Locations of the Pony Rider:
Please note that intervals of ‘pings’ can be between 10 – 30 minutes. Times are based on your device in the Spot Map.
2019 Re-Ride Map
Use this map to find out where the riders have been during the 2019 Re-Ride
Best viewed on Desktop or Mobile Device (Landscape Mode)
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(You will need to accept the conditions in order to view the map – all times are in PDT)
Here Comes the Pony Re-Ride
Members Mount their Horses and Re-Ride History
Follow the Pony Express Re-Ride and the mail as they travel 1,966 miles from St. Joseph, MO to Sacramento, CA. The Pony Riders travel day and night to make the 10 day trip. There is a GPS that is carried in the Mochila. While viewing the map you can zoom in and out for a better view. This map will be active 24/7.
You also can check the National Pony Express Hotline at 1-855-809-8589. This Hotline is updated as soon as reports begin coming in from the trail. These reports come from riders, support staff for the riders, Radio Ham Operators and from the interactive map.
Stories and status updates are also added to our Reports from the Trail.
Recent Status Updates
FROM: HAM KA7UIS, LeRoy
SENT: June 18th, 2019 | 6:15pm PST
STATUS: The Pony was reported leaving Smith Creek Ranch, 13.2 miles West of RailRoad Pass at 5:50p PDT. The Pony is running about 2 hours behind schedule.
FROM: Petra Keller - on the trail in NV
SENT: June 18th, 2019 | 4:08pm PST
STATUS: At 4:06p PDT, the Pony was at Railroad Pass, NV. The mail is running 2 hours behind schedule.
FROM: Sheila C (HAM)
SENT: June 18th, 2019 | 2:58pm PST
STATUS: At 2:30p PDT the Pony is leaving Austin Airport at Highway 722\2.
FROM: Nevada Amateur Radio Station Brian KE7JIO
SENT: June 18th, 2019 | 1:24pm PST
STATUS: At 12:30p PDT, the Pony is reported to be at Grass Valley Road 5 miles East of Austin, NV. The Pony is about 2 hours behind schedule
FROM: HAM George McCulley
SENT: June 18th, 2019 | 12:46pm PST
STATUS: The PONY left Rye Patch Wash @ 11:25 PDT. Approximately 2 hours 20 Minutes LATE.