Tag Archives: Red Cloud

The Journey – Part One

This is the first in a series of posts about the 106 mile journey I completed two weeks ago with Ken Ilgunas, Kevin Purdy, and Robert Pahre.  It was a test drive of the first few sections of the GPT, … Continue reading

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The Sun Rose and Set on Their Land

The next tribe we encounter along our southward journey on the Great Plains Trail is the Lakota.  The Lakota is a member of the larger Great Sioux Nation.  The Great Sioux Nation  consists of 7 tribes known in the Lakota … Continue reading

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His Horse is Spirited

One of the best things about the Great Plains is its history.  The region is home to so many amazing tales and household names from this nation’s past – Lewis and Clark, Sitting Bull, Custer, Crazy Horse, Red Cloud, and … Continue reading

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