We wish to thank those riders who have signed up this year as signature riders. We would like to encourage others to do so also.
Western States Board of Governors
"The Tevis Cup: A Horsemen's Journey Since 1955"
The Board of Governors of the Western States Trail Foundation (WSTF) welcomes you to an endurance riding event of distinction, recognized as one of the world's best tests of true horsemanship.
When you are injured and minutes are critical, CALSTAR (California Shock Trauma Air Rescue) your local non-profit, community service air ambulance is there to provide rapid air transport and life saving medical care.
A primary mission of the Western States Trail Foundation is to preserve the historic route taken by Paiute and Washoe Indians, Gold Rush explorers, Comstock hopefuls, and Express Riders of the Wells Fargo and Adams Express Companies. Today this route provides us with rewards of exploration, challenge, accomplishment, wilderness, nature and a bolstering of spirit for horsemen, hikers and runners alike.
The Eastern Crabbet Arabian Horse Society is recognizing the first to finish Crabbet-bred Arabian horse in the 2016 Tevis.
With escrow closed, 10,000-acre purchase area near Granite Chief Wilderness opens to public, preserving Tevis and Western States events on historic Western States Trail.