Below is an app showing current and forecast weather information along the Pony Express route.

  • On the Windy map, the route roughly follows an arc starting (from east to west) near Kansas City, through North Platte to Casper, then to Salt Lake City, through Austin, NV to South Lake Tahoe, and Sacramento.
  • Click here for a map showing current snow depths.
  • Click here for a map of active wildfires.

For details of the Bikepacking route, see the official map on

Windy Map – More layer selections (clouds, rain, etc) by clicking on the “wind” icon