Scouting: Echo Summit to Lover’s Leap
Another fun section of Slippery Ford

Scouting: Echo Summit to Lover’s Leap

The air has finally cleared enough from the summer fires to where it is "moderate" rather than "hazardous." On top of that, road crews have shut down US 50 (which…

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Austin, Nevada
A couple of vintage Lincoln Highway signs posted on a garage

Austin, Nevada

As I mentioned in an earlier post, the air has been too unhealthy to scout the last part of the route in California (from Lover's Leap to Echo Summit). So…

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Scouting: Simpson Park Station
Simpson Park Station (from the west).

Scouting: Simpson Park Station

I haven't been able to ride the last few weeks due to the fires and quality of the air in California. The national forests, including Eldorado Forest, through which the…

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Mile 1735 – 1830: Desert Stations

Posted on the Pony Express National Trail Facebook page: "You may not be able to get out on the Pony Express, so we will bring it to you! Read along…