Old Trooper Statue

Sheridan Ave. and Custer Ave.
Fort Riley, KS 66442- Map It
Phone: (785) 239-2737

AAA Editor Notes

Old Trooper Statue, on the cavalry parade ground across from the Custer House on Sheridan Ave., is a memorial to the U.S. Cavalry. The statue depicts a horse nicknamed Old Bill and its soldier rider, and is based upon Frederic Remington’s pen and ink sketch “Old Bill.” Chief, the last cavalry horse, died in 1968 and was buried in front of the memorial. Note: Photo ID is required.
Hours: Daily dawn-dusk.