Spirit of the Pony Express

Spirit of the Pony Express

With forces threatening to tear America apart, one small enterprise held the land together and became of America’s most celebrated institutions. This is the story of the Pony Express.

A feature length documentary celebrating the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Pony Express. Come along for the ride, through the heartland of the country as we road trip from St. Joseph, Missouri to San Francisco, California, retracing much of the original 2,000 miles of the Pony Express National Trail. Along the way, we meet people entrusted to keep America’s history alive for future generations, and also find out what the American Way truly means.