In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark
From Illinois to the Pacific
July 27 - Aug. 13, 201
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2276..  Day 12, August 7 - Great Falls Area + 63 = 2339

We are at an overlook of the upper portage camp. The coulee near the top of the picture is part of the route. It goes down to the river toward the upper left corner of the picture.


 


A Rainbow Bison. Viewing a painting on display in the gift shop. The only place we can take pictures here.


Russell's Studio


The Great Falls is now Ryan Dam.
If you look at some of the prior years websites, you will see some where it does look like a waterfall


Stan and Tom Plant our flag on the very rock Lewis used to rhapsodize about his vision of the falls.
 Bob traverses the suspension bridge.


A side channel of the Missouri below the dam,


Highway sign where the portage trail crosses a  main highway.

2276..  Day 12, August 7 - Great Falls Area + 63 = 2339


Google Route Map to Ryan Dam and Portage Route
static maps from Delorme's Topo North America