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

2353 - Day 13, Aug 10:   Great Falls, MT to Missoula, MT + 166=2519

Rainbow Dam


Giant Springs


At the Interpretive Center we ran into Dr. David Peck filming a documentary abou the medical aspects of the journey, based on his book, "Or Perish in the Attempt"


Hauling their makeshift trucks up the hill from the river to make an 18 mile portage.


Charlie and Jim helping haul the big canoe


Maurie helps from below

2353 - Day 13, Aug 10:   Great Falls, MT to Missoula, MT + 166=2519

Google Route Map


Maps from Delorme TopoNorthAmerica, Delorme.com