Pony express trail utah map. Roads in the utah west desert can. Pony express trail drive is a 1223 mile point to point trail located near cedar valley utah. East rush valley station built as a dugout was listed by howard egan as being very. Blm offering public tour of the pony express trail on june 2.
Pony express national historic trail topographical map a color topographical map of the entire pony express nht is available as an acrobat pdf document 101mb for download. Along the route visitors can enjoy history and a variety of recreation. Heres a fun exciting way to find places to visit. The pony express national historic trail interactive places to visit map.
Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Along the route visitors can enjoy history and a variety of recreation. Faust road begins at five mile pass on the county line between tooele and utah counties and ends at faust near vernon. The pony express national historic trail is a bumpy dusty and remote dirt road.
However four wheel drive andor chains are recommended after heavy rain or snow. It will be an experience you will never forget. Please visit expedition utah and search for more trip reports on various sections of the pony express trail by our members. The first pony express station in tooele county ut is located in rush valley while heading west from utah county toward faust on faust road which is also the original pony express trail.
The pony express trail national backcountry byway begins near fairfield and ends at ibapah utah. Zoom in to find a location. The pony express trail is a designated national historic trail and backcountry byway. The pony express trail is marked with the monuments or ruins of 14 pony express station sites.
During good weather high clearance two wheel drive vehicles are adequate for traveling the route. Fish springs is a true desert oasis an 18000 acre marshland rich in waterfowl and the nations most remote national wildlife refuge. Salt lake city to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the national trails system act the bureau of land managements continue reading. Leave a reply cancel reply you must be logged in to post a comment.