• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Jim Hellzen
  • Fort Union
  • Canoeing on the Missouri River
  • Missouri River at Bismarck-Mandan in Fall
  • New Town Earthlodge Village
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • Fort Buford
  • Confluence of Yellowstone and Missouri rivers
  • 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
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Feb 23, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019
    Grand Forks
    Feast of Nations - The University of North Dakota's first ever Feast of Nations was held in 1961....
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mar 09, 2019 - Mar 09, 2019
    Moorhead
    The 15th Annual Celtic Festival 2018 is a celebration of the rich culture of the seven Celtic...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Apr 06, 2019 - Apr 06, 2019
    Dickinson
    Our Psyanky (Easter Egg) decorating classes are a popular event, and an absolute must for anyone...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    May 31, 2019 - Jun 01, 2019
    Wahpeton
    Wahpeton will celebrate 150 years in 2019....
Featured Listings
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The Nux Baa Gaa Trail is a newly constructed mountain bike trail containing 6 miles of woods,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    General George Custer's last home is reconstructed, as are the central barracks, granary,...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    New Town
    Breathtaking view of Lake Sakakawea, Badlands bluffs and the foundations of the underwater town...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Fort Buford State Historic Site preserves remnants of a vital frontier plains military post. Fort...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    We are a full-service campground with water, sewer, garbage, 30- and 50-amp hook-ups. Close to...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The McLean County Museum has been open since 1968. It has many collections and displays of...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hensler
    Cross Ranch is located along the only free-flowing section of the Missouri River in North Dakota....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Baldwin
    Cottonwood Crossing is located on the shores of the Missouri River. We're a multi-generational...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    You can enjoy the Missouri River, the trails, some art and some history all in one trip when you...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Garrison Dam National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is located directly downstream of Lake Sakakawea...