What Rivers Did Lewis and Clark Follow?

Answer Lewis and Clark began their expedition traveling down the Ohio River before traveling up the Mississippi River and connecting with the Missouri River near St. Louis. The crew continued on smaller r... Read More »

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What river did Lewis and Clark follow?

Meriwether Lewis and William Clark explored and mapped a water route to the Pacific Ocean. The rivers traveled were the Ohio River, Missouri River, Yellowstone River, Salmon River, Clearwater Rive... Read More »

What did Lewis& Clark eat on their journey?

In 1803, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were hired by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the Louisiana Purchase Territory and to find a water link between the Mississippi River and Pacific O... Read More »

What was the first sight Lewis and Clark saw?

Prairie dogs were the first sights reported by explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their North American expedition. They called the little animals "barking squirrels" and reported that ... Read More »

What country did Lewis and Clark explore?

In 1804-06, Lewis and Clark explored what is all the United States today.The United States purchased the Louisiana Territory from France in 1803. This extended U.S. boundaries only as far west as p... Read More »