Auto Tour Route - Missouri
Below are driving directions to begin the Pony Express National Historic Trail in Missouri. A simple map showing the general route is below the directions.
Total original route miles in Missouri: 1
Did You Know?
To carry the U.S. Mail across 1800 miles of wilderness, Pony Express riders changed horses about every 12-15 miles. At each station, the rider would quickly take the mochila with mail pouches from his saddle and throw it onto the saddle of the fresh horse - and off he went. More...