Lewis & Clark Trail

Follow in footsteps that helped shape American history and blazed trails that opened the gateway to the West. Explore the scenic frontier routes traveled by Lewis and Clark through North Dakota on your own journey to discover Native American arts, crafts and culture.

Trip Ideas & Travel Information
North Dakota sites rich in history and scenic wonders
You've read about Custer, Lewis and Clark, Sitting Bull and Sakakawea. Now live the experience.
Sakakawea Scenic Byway (Best Places)
Step back in time to some of the most significant destinations of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
Learn the history behind and the details about Lewis and Clark's great Western journey.
Learn the inside facts about the expedition's 214 days in North Dakota.
Learn about the notable figures who shaped Lewis and Clark's famous journey into the unknown.
North Dakota Facts (Article)
North Dakota amazes with these agriculture, geography and attraction fun facts.
From Custer to Roosevelt and Sakakawea to Sitting Bull, many legends shaped North Dakota's past.
Featured Listings
Northwest
Northwest
202 Frontage Rd, New Town, ND 58763
First-class casino features reel slot machines, blackjack, craps, poker, video poker...
Northwest
Northwest
New Town, New Town, ND 58763
Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
Southwest
Southwest
28 1st Lane NW, Hazen, ND 58545
Provide guide service for walleyes, pike and salmon on the Missouri River and Lake Sakakawea.
Southwest
Southwest
4480 Fort Lincoln Road, Mandan, ND 58554
General George Custer's last home is reconstructed, as are the central barracks, granary,...
Northwest
Northwest
15349 39th Ln NW, Williston, ND 58801
1866-1895. Army fort critical for US expansion. Sitting Bull surrendered here (1881). Exhibits in...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, Washburn, ND 58577
Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Fish Hatchery Road, Riverdale, ND 58565
Garrison Dam National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is located directly downstream of Lake Sakakawea...
Northcentral
Northcentral
7276 14th St NW, Garrison, ND 58540
You are invited to experience Lake Sakakawea's famous walleye, northern pike, smallmouth bass and...
Southcentral
Southcentral
River Road, Bismarck, ND
Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
Southwest
Southwest
564 County Rd 37, Stanton, ND 58571
Native Americans occupied this area for more than 11,000 years. Remains of three Hidatsa villages...
Events
Southeast
Southeast
May 17, 2014 - May 17, 2014
Historical and Cultural Society 202 First Avenue North, Moorhead, MN 56560
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. or while supplies last ...
Northwest
Northwest
May 22, 2014 - May 25, 2014
Four Bears Casino & Lodge Event Center, New Town, ND 58763
Traditional dancing with beautiful handmade costumes.  The pow wow is a visual extravaganza...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 01, 2014 - Aug 31, 2014
321 3rd Ave SE, Jamestown, ND 58401
Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 06, 2014 - Jun 07, 2014
112 Main Ave S, Hankinson, ND 58041
Hankinson's Polka Fest is held at the historic Hankinson Community Center.  Indoor and outdoor...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 07, 2014 - Jun 07, 2014
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3pm and...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 21, 2014 - Jun 21, 2014
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3pm and...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 22, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014
Box 244, Jamestown, ND 58402-0244
Authentic week-long family wagon train trek across North Dakota prairies is a once-in-a-lifetime...
Northeast
Northeast
Jun 23, 2014 - Jun 29, 2014
PO Box 318, Walhalla, ND 58282
This dig is co-sponsored by the North Dakota Geological Survey, North Dakota Parks and Recreation...
Northwest
Northwest
Jun 25, 2014 - Jun 29, 2014
4th Ave NE, Watford City, ND 58854
Come celebrate Watford City's Centennial. There will be events happening throughout the city:...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Jun 28, 2014 - Jun 29, 2014
Fort Stevenson State Park, Garrison, ND 58540
Experience Dakota Territory living history military encampment with demonstrations and maneuvers...
Deals
Northeast
Northeast
Up to 10% off per night
May 16, 2013 - May 16, 2014
3350 32nd Ave S, Grand Forks, ND 58201
Book a room with us using this package and receive 10% off and we will have the movie tickets for...