Are you interested in seeing what Lewis and Clark did on different days while they were in this area? Click on one of the buttons above to see what they did on some special days. We have selected days out of the journals that we think help tell you what it was like while they stayed in this area.
The spelling and punctuation errors that you will find while reading the journals are the way that Lewis and Clark actually wrote in the journals. Here is an example of what you will find while reading the journals.
December 25 - "we would have Spent this day the nativity of Christ in feasting, had we any thing either to raise our Sperits or even gratify our appetites, our Diner concisted of pore Elk, so much Spoiled that we eate it thro? mear necessity, Some Spoiled pounded fish and a fiew roots."
In addition, Clark made many drawings of animals and plants that he saw along the way. This is a page from the journals that shows a drawing of a salmon.