• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Canoeing on the Missouri River
  • Sitting Bull Visitor Center
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • Fort Union
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • New Town Earthlodge Village
  • 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.   

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  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    General George Custer's last home is reconstructed, as are the central barracks, granary,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    You can enjoy the Missouri River, the trails, some art and some history all in one trip when you...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Take a step back in time when you visit the reconstructed Fort Mandan, the winter home of the...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Garrison Dam National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is located directly downstream of Lake Sakakawea...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    We are a full-service campground with water, sewer, garbage, 30 amp and 50 amp hook-ups at each...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Baldwin
    Cottonwood Crossing is located on the shores of the Missouri River. We're a multi-generational...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Alexander
    The museum in Alexander is situated along the Lewis and Clark Trail. The museum opened in 1969...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Native Americans occupied this area for more than 11,000 years. Remains of three Hidatsa villages...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The Nux Baa Gaa Trail is a newly constructed mountain bike trail containing 6 miles of woods,...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Fortuna
    2 deluxe ensuite suites and 12 economy sleeper rooms (shared restroom/shower), guest kitchen,...