In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark
From Illinois to the Pacific
July 29 - Aug. 15, 2012

Home Prep Time Day 1, July 29 Day 2, July 30 Day 3, July 31 Day 4, Aug. 1 Day 5, Aug. 2 Day 6, Aug. 3 Day 7, Aug. 4 Day 8, Aug. 5 Day 9, Aug. 6 Day 10, Aug. 7 Day 11, Aug 8 Day 12, Aug. 9 Day 13, Aug 10 Day 14, Aug 11 Day 15, Aug 12 Day 16, Aug 13 Day 17, Aug 14 Day 18, Aug 15 Reports Final Dinner Galleries Resources Other Years Related Links

1892.. Day 10, Aug. 7: Day 10: Billings, MT to Helena, MT 271 = 2163


Missouri Headwaters State Park, where the Madison and Jefferson Rivers meet to form the Missouri River. The Gallatin River comes in about 1/2 mile downstream to complete the Three Forks


Here we are at the forks.


Gallatin River looking back (east)


Gallatin River looking toward the Missouri


Two mouths of the Gallatin River


This group walked 3/4 of a mile across Fort Rock.


So did this bunch


The Big Picture

1892.. Day 10, Aug. 7: Day 10: Billings, MT to Helena, MT 271 = 2163


Google Route Map, Billings to Helena

Maps from Delorme TopoNorthAmerica, Delorme.com