2017 Lewis and Clark Caravan

May 16 - June 21, 2017 St Charles, MO

Be a part of the modern-Day Corps of Discovery as you travel with Winnebago Outdoor Adventures! We’ll travel along a similar route that Meriwether Lewis and William Clark explored over 200 years ago in their search for a water route to the Pacific Ocean. Witness some of the same majestic views as you travel one of the most scenic highways through the state of Idaho.

You will begin to follow their epic journey near the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers in St. Charles, Missouri. The caravan will follow the trail as closely as possible to its end in Warrenton, Oregon. Historians, expert guides, musicians, and storytellers will share their enthusiasm and love of the historical imprints left by Lewis and Clark.

Days 1-3: St. Charles, MO
• Orientation and Welcome Dinner
• St. Charles Guided Tour
• Gateway Arch
• Daniel Boone Home
• Camp River Dubois

Days 4-7: Platte City/St. Joseph, MO
• Pony Express Museum
• Patee House Museum
• Lewis & Clark State Park
• Wyeth-Tottle Mansion afternoon tea
• Arabia Steamboat Museum
• Brunch
• Free Day

Days 8-9: North Sioux City, SD
• Sergeant Floyd River Museum
• Floyd Monument
• Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center

Day 10: Oacoma, SD

Days 11-12: Pierre, SD
• Atka Lakota Indian Museum
• Guided tour of the Area
• Cultural Heritage Center
• State Capitol

Days 13-15: Bismarck, ND
• Fort Abraham Lincoln
• Custer Home
• Fort Mandan
• L&C Interpretive Center with lunch
• Free Day

Day 16: Epping, ND

Day 17: Fort Peck, MT

Day 18: Havre, MT
• Underground Tour & Railroad

Days 19-22: Great Falls, MT
• Expert Lewis & Clark Guide
• Dinner with Corp Presentation
• Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
• Canoe Float with Picnic
• Decision Point
• Rainbow/Crooked Falls
• CM Russell Museum
• Ryan Island Picnic Lunch

Days 23-24: Helena, MT
• Gates of the Mountains Boat Cruise
• Trolley Tour of Helena
• State Capitol
• First-Person Presentation by Sgt. Ordway
• Dinner

Day 25: Missoula, MT

Days 26-28: Clarkston, WA
• Snake River Jet Boat Excursion
•• Nez Perce Presentation and Dinner

Day 29: Boardman, OR

Days 30 – 33: Fairview, OR
• Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Lunch
• International Rose Test Gardens
• Bonneville Dam
• Ft. Vancouver Interpretive Center
• Free Day

Days 34-36: Warrenton, OR
• Guided Fort Clatsop Tour
• Astoria Column
• Cape Disappointment
• Farewell Dinner

Day 37: Departure
• Farewell Continental Breakfast

PRICE INCLUDES: Event host, tailenders, camping, meals noted in schedule, admission and busing to all events noted, tax and gratuity.

Past Photos

  • Winnebago Outdoor Adventures: Past Photos
  • Winnebago Outdoor Adventures: Past Photos
  • Winnebago Outdoor Adventures: Past Photos
  • Winnebago Outdoor Adventures: Past Photos


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