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Lewis and Clark Trail national historic trail, Ill., Mo., Kan., Neb., Ia., S.Dak., N.Dak., Mont., Id., Wash., Ore.

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Published by The Service in [Washington, D.C.? ] .
Written in English


  • Trails -- Northwestern States -- History.,
  • Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail -- Maps.

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StatementNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17784450M

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  The Lewis and Clark Expedition began in , when President Thomas Jefferson tasked Meriwether Lewis with exploring lands west of the Mississippi River . Lewis & Clark Journals “At this place is a handsome stream of very clear water, yards wide, with low banks, and a bed formed entirely of gravel. It has every appearance of being navigable; but as it contains no salmon, we presume there must be some fall below which obstructs their passage. Maps Story Maps. The Lewis and Clark Trail from Space. This map is a collaboration between the NASA, USGS and the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail. America's National Trails System. Learn more about the trails that encompass the National Trails System. High Potential Historic Sites. The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail is a route across the United States commemorating the Lewis and Clark Expedition of to It is part of the National Trails System of the United States. It extends for some 3, miles (6, km) from Wood River, Illinois, to the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon.. The trail is administered by the National Park Service, but sites along Location: IL, MO, KS, IA, NE, SD, ND, MT, ID, OR, .

Lewis procured weapons at Harpers Ferry, Virginia (now in West Virginia), supervised the construction of a foot (metre) keelboat, and secured smaller vessels, in addition to designing an iron-framed boat that could be assembled on the his co-commander he selected William Clark, who had been his military superior during the government’s battles with the Northwest Indian. The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail is approximately 4, miles long, extending from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to the mouth of the Columbia River, near present day Astoria, Oregon. It follows the historic outbound and inbound routes of the Lewis and Clark Expedition as well as the preparatory section from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to. Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail, Omaha, Nebraska. 20, likes talking about this 2, were here. The official Facebook page for the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail/5(32). The Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail, administered by the National Park Service, is more than 3, miles long, traversing eleven states and many tribal lands, along the historic route of the expedition.

Bicycle Guide to the Lewis & Clark Trail. All maps and detailed directions are included. detailed directions, and the touring hints you expect in a typical bicycle guide, this page book offers: A Master Plan to help you develop an overview plan before you leave home — based on your personal preferences for distance per day.   Lewis and Clark: A Prairie Dog for the President (Step into Reading, Step 3). A fun little read for younger children. Draw Write Now Book 5: United States, From Sea to Sea, Moving Forward. Step-by-step instructions for drawing patriotic images and symbols, along with historical persons such as George Washington and Lewis & Clark, as well as.   After landing at Cape Disappointment and Fort Clatsop, the winter home of the Lewis & Clark expedition, we headed north to Seattle and then back south to San Francisco and Los Angeles. Our trip west was based on an excellent book by Julie Fanselow, Traveling the Lewis and Clark Trail. All along the trail there are interpretive centers, parks. Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Journal excerpts are from The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, edited by Gary E. Moulton 13 vols. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ).