Our journey will follow closely the route our ancestors took when they fled the bloodshed in the Dakota Uprising.
Maps will be passed out.
12/10 begins at Sisseton Wahpeton Memorial Park, circle up with horses and walkers at 9:00 am.
Woc’ekiya Kag’a making prayers with sacred 🔥 Tekawitha Memorial, in Sisseton, SD
12/26 ends at Mankato hanging monument in Mankato, MN, where we will join Dakota 38 Runners.
Every three days will be a rest. With the exception of lower Sioux two days (12/21-22).
Sunflower 🌻 Healing Circle - from 1 to 4 PM on December 26, place TBA
Day Wanzi 12/10/19
Start: at Memorial Park- Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate
Route:BIA Hwy 700, Hwy 10 (West Hickory Street), turns into Hwy 7.
End: 735–757 State Highway 7 Browns Valley, MN 56219
Day Numpa 12/11/19
Start: 735–757 State Highway 7 Browns Valley, MN 56219
Route:Hwy 28/ Hwy 7, in Beardsley, MN south on Hwy 7, left onto 310th st.
End: 83823–83999 320th St Clinton, MN 56225
Day Yamni 12/12/19
Start: 83823–83999 320th St Clinton, MN 56225
Route: East on 310 th st., south on County Rd 75.
End: Econo Lodge 650 US Highway 75 Ortonville, MN 56278
Day Topa 12/13/19
Day Zapta 12/14/19
Start: 650 US Highway 75 Ortonville, MN 56278
Route: County Rd 75/ Hwy 7, end 7 miles west of Appleton, MN.
End: Outside of Correll, MN MN-7 Correll, MN 56227
Day Sakpe 12/15/19
Start: 7 miles from Appleton
Route: East Hwy 7
End: Watson, MN as close to Montevideo, MN
Day Sakowin 12/16/19
Start: Watson, MN
Route: Hwy 7 south, East on Smith Ave, East on Canton Ave, S Parkway Drive, South 1st Street, State Rd, S in Hwy 15
End: Asbury, MN
Day Sagadogan 12/17/19
Day Napcinwakan 12/18/19
Start: Asbury, MN
Route: Hwy 5, 30th Ave SE, East on Oak Street, South in Oak Street, Left or South on John Other Day Rd, cross 212, South on Pete’s Points Road turns into 810th Ave, South on Hwy 10, East on 800th to 260th Street Jct.
End: Jct 800 Ave/ 260th St
Day Wikcemna 12/19/19
Start: 800 Ave/ 260th St
Route: East on 800th Avenue, south on 21, left to Hwy 21 then right into Hwy 21, East on 15, North on Hwy 1, then East on 2, South on Hwy 18
End:Birch Coulee Battlefield
Day Wikcemna Ake Wanzi 12/20/19
Start: Birch Coulee
Route: South on Hwy 18, South on Park Drive, West on Hwy 19, East on CR 51, East on 5, East on County Hwy 29/ Hwy 21
End: Fort Ridgely Park (3 miles past)
Day Wikcemna Ake Numpa 12/21/19
Day Wikcemna Ake Yamni 12/22/19
Day Wikcemna Ake Topa 12/23/19
Start: Fort Ridgely Park (3 miles past)
Route: East on Hwy 21, cross Broadway/ 15, left onto Hwy 21 go East to 561st Avenue
End: Hwy 21/ 561st Avenue Jct
Day Wikcemna Ake Zapta 12/24/19
Start: 21/ 561st Avenue Jct
Route: Follow 21 going East, South on 541st Avenue, East/ left on 14 through Courtland, South/ Right onto 478th Street, Right onto 506th Street
End: Jct 506th Street/ 475th Avenue (Past Courtland)
Day Wikcemna Ake Sakpe 12/25/19
Start: Jct 506th Street/ 475th Avenue (Past Courtland) Route: East on 506th Street, South Hwy 42/ 23, Left onto East Hwy 68, Jump on to walking path (No vehicles just horses, dogs, and walkers at this point. Everyone go on to end point) after path ends, East on S Riverfront Drive
End: Sibley Street/ Park Lane 424 Park Ln Mankato, MN 56001
Day Wikcemna Ake Sakowin 12/26/19
Start: Sibley Street/ Park Lane 424 Park Ln Mankato, MN 56001
Route: Follow S Riverfront Drive to park
End: Reconciliation Park 100 N Riverfront Dr Mankato, MN 56001