Since the Nez Perce National Historical Park has thirty-eight sites spread across four states, there are other attractions that are in close proximity to park sites. Some of the high points include:
U.S. Forest Service
Nez Perce National Forest
Lewis-Clark State College Center For Arts and History
Historical Museum at St. Gertrude
Did You Know?
For centuries the Nez Perce used Tolo Lake or Tepalewam as a gathering place. In June, 1877 the Wallowa Nez Perce paused here before their final move to the Reservation. Brooding over past injustices, warriors raided homes on the Salmon River, precipitating events that would trigger the 1877 War.