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Cherokee Nation women to bike ride removal route

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Six Cherokee Nation women will take part in the 2022 Don’t forget the Elimination Bicycle Trip this June, retracing an believed 950 miles along the northern route of the Trail of Tears by bicycle.

This marks the initially calendar year for the staff to be all Cherokee women.

The ride spans from Ga to Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma more than almost a few weeks. The cyclists will common close to 60 miles a working day. The cyclists will be joined by seven cyclists from the Jap Band of the Cherokee Indians. The journey starts in New Echota, Georgia, a former cash of the Cherokee Nation, on May well 30.