Floyd's Tomahawk in Idaho
by Norman Steadman
Ordway was the only journalist that recorded seeing the war axes and implies that he was told the Chopunnish (Nez Perce) Indians got them from the Hidatsa Indians the previous year. If the Nez Perce did get the axes from the Hidatsas, they were in the Clearwater valley when Lewis and Clark passed through the region in 1805 . . . .
Lolo Work Week
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
Learn about key Lewis and Clark sites in Idaho. Zoom in to view their route, change maps, pan, or view in Google Earth.