Press Release: Ponca Tribe Accepts Ownership of Homestead Trail Extension


19.5-mile segment will be named Chief Standing Bear Trail The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska will become the new owner of the 19.5-mile former railroad right-of-way between Beatrice and the Kansas state line, according to an agreement with the Nebraska Trails Foundation and the Homestead Conservation and Trail Association…. [ Read More ]

Exciting Trail News


Ponca Cultural Director Randy Teboe tours a section of a proposed “Standing Bear Memorial Hiker Biker Trail” south of Beatrice. This trail very closely follows the historic relocation journey of the Ponca tribe from Nebraska to Oklahoma. Check back soon for exciting trail news soon!