Orinda Pony Express - Orinda, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 52.675 W 122° 10.924
10S E 571932 N 4192584
Quick Description: A Pony Express memorial in a small Orinda Park.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2013 4:29:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMHMH5
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Uncle Alaska
Views: 2

Long Description:
Pony Express Trail

This plaque commemorates the passage in 1860 and 1861 of the Pony Express riders from Sacramento to San Francisco through what is now Orinda.

Sponsored by the City of Orinda's Historical Landmark Committee and the Pony Express Trail Association.
Visit Instructions:
1) Locate and photograph a monument or memorial to the Pony Express, be it a stone or a mural or a roadside sign.

2) The standard rules apply: a photo of the goal and one of your GPS unit - no vacation photos or web downloads will be accepted.

3) Include the coordinates of the location and the name of the city or town in your log.

4) Feel free to include as much history as you'd like. Educate us!
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