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Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation

Learn about Lewis and Clark

Teacher Resources

The Foundation's Curriculum Guide

Now online!

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Our Curriculum Guide

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We partner with Honoring Tribal Legacies, a digital collection of teaching resources for use in classrooms everywhere:

Discovering Lewis and Clark

Our companion educational website has:

  • In-depth articles by leading historians
  • Interpretive artwork
  • Daily features
Discover Lewis & Clark

Activities from the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail

Color the Trail: Animals features the Trail’s creatures with their names in Chinuk Wawa, Lakota, Arikara, Shoshoni, Osage, Hidatsa, Blackfoot, Nimipuutimt, and Mandan. Color the Trail: Birds describes species in the Journals of Lewis and Clark.

Virtual Learning Series—Fridays with a Ranger. Virtual tours every friday at YouTube.

Explore all 4,900 miles of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail from your living room at: https://www.nps.gov/lecl/index.htm. You'll find amazing interactive maps linking sites along the Trail’s 4,900 miles from Pittsburgh all the way to the Pacific Ocean!

Virtual Passport Stamp: Hidden somewhere on our Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail website is our new virtual visitor stamp. Click around.

Virtual Trail Trip with the Lewis and Clark Pups: Relive the 2018 Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail and International Space Station journey of the Lewis and Clark Pups by visiting the Newfie News Blog.

Junior Ranger Program: Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail