Idaho Chapter

Lewis & Clark Trail Heritage Foundation

On-the-ground amongst the greatest number and
least disturbed Lewis and Clark sites in the nation!

Idaho Chapter

Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation

People and dogs exchange greetings in a broad, grassy valley

Nez Perce Help

by Norman Steadman

Lewis and his men first entered Idaho on August 13, near the headwaters of Pattee Creek, where they surprised a group of Shoshone women and children. Most of the frightened Indians ran and hid, but one elderly woman, accompanied by a young girl, sat down, apparently expecting to be killed.


Lolo Work Week

Timber sign-frame being erected by 3 men

Canyon Junction Sign Replacement

The Lolo Trail, that historic travel route over the Bitterroot Mountains between Missoula Montana and Lewiston, Idaho and traveled by Lewis and Clark and many others needs help. Spend a full week helping maintain the trail, interpretive signs, camp sites, viewing the scenery and learning a bit of history.


L&C in Idaho

an interactive Google map

Learn about key Lewis and Clark sites in Idaho. Zoom in to view their route, change maps, pan, or view in Google Earth.


Featured Idaho Sites

Pheasant Camp Aerial Video

aerial photo of a meadow and creek in the Idaho hills