Going West

After a long winter in Fort Wood, the Lewis and Clark expedition begin their expedition into the heart of the Louisianna Purchase. They meet with Indian tribes to negotiate trade agreements as they gather information on native plants, animals, and peoples. Check back throughout the year for updates on the bicentennial celebrations along The Trail Today..

Your Mission:

Imagine you were on the trail with Lewis and Clark as a reporter. You would write newspaper reports and send them for the public to read.

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Imagine you were one of the team members on the trail with Lewis and Clark. You would have to write journals of your experiences. Click on the button below to write your own journal.