The Lakota Ride from Denver to South Dakota underway

DENVER -- A long standing Native American tradition is underway: The Lakota Ride.

It's an annual horseback ride from to Denver to South Dakota which is a 400-mile journey.

The journey is meant to bring Lakota people and non Lakota people together - and encourage healing..

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FOX31 photojournalist Kevin Burr takes us on the ride.

The purpose of the ride is to raise money to help the reservation. You can donate online here.