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Very cool Interpretive Site

Lewis & Clark and the Corps of Discovery traveled through this area in 1906 on their return trip. In the early 2000's a full scale restoration of the campsite was created... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 May 2016
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Dayton, Washington, USA
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Dayton, Washington, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Lewis & Clark and the Corps of Discovery traveled through this area in 1906 on their return trip. In the early 2000's a full scale restoration of the campsite was created, depicting all attendees as they were documented in journals. Even Seaman the dog is there. There is a legend overlooking the campsite which gives you more information. Each year,... More 

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South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

We enjoyed our visit along the Lewis and Clark Historic Trail on the Columbia River. The "Dismal Nitch" was scenic and interesting. The hikes up to the lighthouses are steep, but worth it. Great views of the Pacific and the Columbia River!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

This roadside stop was recommended to us by the ranger at the WA State Park west of Dayton and it is a great site. There is no glitz and you can miss it as you drive along Patit Creek, but when you stand in front of the plaque and read the descriptions of what you see in front of you,... More 

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Waitsburg, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

We take everyone who visits us to the Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail near Dayton, WA. The Lewis and Clark Expedition camped here in 1806. As part of the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial, the town of Dayton created a full scale restoration of the campsite using life-sized metal silhouette sculptures of all the members of the expedition. You almost... More 

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Pendleton, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2013

The Lewis and Clark Expedition camped here on May 2, 1806. As part of the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial, the town of Dayton created a full scale restoration of the campsite using life size metal silhouette sculptures of all the members of the expedition. I was stunned to learn about the size of the scouting party. Since grade school I... More 

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