My favorite endurance ride that is still going right now is the Fort Schellbourne 5 day XP ride. Schellbourne is located in Eastern Nevada in the West Region 35 miles north of Ely.
I like Schellbourne (also known as the June XP) because it is remote and in rugged country that is not what most people would expect for Nevada.
On some days the trail goes up several
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The Long Rider’s Guild has a lot of great information on their website. One page in particular has a lot of great history and information including the most comprehensive list of articles documenting the most famous endurance races of all time. The title of the page is: Articles about astonishing Rides, Rescues and Horse Races.
Here is a description and link to one of the articles: Clarintha’s Long Ride – The Old West
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