Explore the timeless rainforests and majestic coastal vistas. Discover the rich heritage of the Native people. Unfold the dramatic stories of America's most famous explorers. The park encompasses sites along the Columbia River and the Pacific Coast. Follow in the footsteps of the explorers and have an adventure in history.
Your Adventure in History
Plan Your Visit
Chat with a ranger at Fort Clatsop, kayak through a wetland, or enjoy the sunset over the Columbia River, Find Your Park at Lewis and Clark.
Cocoa and Coho
Drop off your tree anytime between December 26 and January 20, 2017. Eco-cycle your Christmas Tree at the Colework Creek Restoration site.
Winter Break Ranger Programs
December 26 through January 1, 2017 join costumed park rangers at the fort and learn about the winter of 1805-1806 at Fort Clatsop.
Nature Matters Lecture Series
A monthly conversation about nature and culture, the second Thursday of the month, October through May at Fort George Brewery, Astoria, Ore.
In Their Footsteps Lecture Series
On the third Sunday, September through May at 1 p.m., this speaker series is an opportunity to meet scholars, authors, and artists.
Salty Talks Speaker Series
Salty Talks speaker series is presented at 6:30 p.m. every second Wednesday of the month, October through May at SALT Pub, Ilwaco, Wash.