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Kathy Dobbelaere from Shawnee, Kansas on 9/5/2021 6:00:07 PM:
We are planning a ride on the Cowboy Trail about the third week of Oct. since we don’t have a lot of time we wondered what parts of the trail are the most scenic? We didn’t know if we should stay in a central pkace and leave from there each day or stay in a coupke if different spots overnight.

Alex from Lincoln on 9/7/2021 12:00:11 PM:
If you can complete about 60 miles per day you can complete the entire trail in 3 days - two overnights, not including travel to and from. Especially if you have a support vehicle and don't have to shuttle back to the start to get your car. Generally the section from Valentine to Long Pine is considered the most scenic so I would suggest planning a trip around that area if you are short on time. That area also has some other interesting places near by that can also be checked out such as Smith Falls State Park, Valentine National Wildlife Refuge, or Merritt Reservoir.

Kathy Dobbelaere from Shawnee,Kansas on 9/11/2021 10:04:46 AM:
Thank you for the info Alex.