Santa Fe Trail: 200th anniversary spotlights The DAR Marker on Jewel Road

Bill Bunyan
Special to the Globe
The DAR Marker located east of Wright on the north side of Jewel Road between 125 and 126 Roads in Ford County, Kansas.

For the commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the Santa Fe Trail the Dodge City/Fort Dodge/Cimarron Chapter of the Santa Fe Trail Association is spotlighting sites along the trail in Ford and Gray Counties.

This week we are highlighting the DAR Marker located east of Wright on the north side of Jewel Road between 125 and 126 Roads. Visit www.santafetrail.org and www.santafetrail200.org for information about the trail.

Also information about the Santa Fe Trail can be found on Facebook. For local information contact Bill Bunyan in Dodge City at 620-227-8203 and Deb Calhoun in Cimarron at 620-339-9616.