• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • Fort Buford
  • Confluence of Yellowstone and Missouri rivers
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center at Washburn
  • Cross Ranch State Park
  • Lake Sakakawea
  • On-A-Slant Indian Village
  • Fort Mandan

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. Check out Fun Facts or get in depth info on the Expedition. Click here for more about Lewis and Clark experiences in North Dakota. 

New self-guided resources are available to learn about the communities, attractions, events and visitor experiences, including free self-guided vacation adventure maps are available online at www.lewisandclarkcountry.org.   

Events
Featured Events
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    This is a must-do dinner to pair with your Medora Musical tickets....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 03, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
    Jamestown
    Explore the history of Jamestown by listening to the Front Porch Chats at the Stutsman County...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 15, 2018 - Sep 09, 2018
    Medora
    The most inspiring show in Medora....
Featured Listings
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Primitive tent camping, picnic area, boat ramp, hiking, Lewis & Clark historical marker.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hensler
    Cross Ranch is located along the only free-flowing section of the Missouri River in North Dakota....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    We are a full-service campground with water, sewer, garbage, 30- and 50-amp hook-ups. Close to...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Alexander
    The museum in Alexander is situated along the Lewis and Clark Trail. The museum opened in 1969...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Watford City
    The campground is located on Highway 1806, 26 miles north of Watford City. This campground offers...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Native Americans occupied this area for more than 11,000 years. Remains of three Hidatsa villages...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The McLean County Museum has been open since 1968. It has many collections and displays of...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The Scot Wood Motel has 24 rooms (1 is handicap accessible with a large "shower only" so...