John Wayne riders arrive in Tekoa
Horsemen and wagoners will travel to Idaho and back tomorrow
June 3, 2021
TEKOA - The John Wayne Trail Riders have reached their final destination.
Riders have been arriving here all day today, June 3, following a trek along the 285-mile John Wayne Pioneer Trail, now called the Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail.
Their ride began May 20 in Easton and concludes tomorrow with a 12-mile round-trip journey from Tekoa into Idaho and back. That ride is expected to depart from the trail adjacent to the Iron Horse Arena between 8-9 a.m., officials said.
Along the way, the riders have been treated to community banquets in several communities, including Lind, Ralston, Ma...