• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Fort Mandan Interpreter and kids
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Jim Hellzen
  • Canoeing on the Missouri River
  • Missouri River at Bismarck-Mandan in Fall
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • Fort Buford
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • 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.   

Events
Featured Events
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    May 31, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    Performed live and outside, under the Badlands sky in the 2,900-seat Burning Hills Amphitheatre,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 10, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    History Alive! programs explore the lives and times of local residents from decades gone by,...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Aug 23, 2019 - Aug 23, 2019
    Dunseith
    Join the International Peace Garden for its inaugural Gala in the Garden fundraising event. This...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 25, 2019 - Aug 25, 2019
    Mandan
    Event include Hobo Banquet, railroad photo contest, Railroad Hall of Fame inductions, special...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    You can enjoy the Missouri River, the trails, some art and some history all in one trip when you...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Garrison Dam National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is located directly downstream of Lake Sakakawea...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The Nux Baa Gaa Trail is a newly constructed mountain bike trail containing 6 miles of woods,...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    The Scot Wood Motel has 24 rooms (1 is handicap accessible with a large "shower only" so...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Hensler
    Cross Ranch is located along the only free-flowing section of the Missouri River in North Dakota....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Baldwin
    Cottonwood Crossing is located on the shores of the Missouri River. We're a multi-generational...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis & Clark Expedition...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Hazelton
    We are a full-service campground with water, sewer, garbage, 30- and 50-amp hook-ups. Close to...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Fortuna
    Facility with 18 dormitory-styled rooms.Free Wi-Fi. Bar and grill. 13 RV spots 30-50-amp, sewer...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Watford City
    The campground is located on Highway 1806, 26 miles north of Watford City. This campground offers...