Your Adventure in History

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.

Dawn on the Lewis and Clark River

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.

Trail runners at the start of the race.

Join the Lewis & Clark Trail Run

Come for either an approximately 5k or a 10k course that features the Kwis Kwis Trail.

Two youth workers pull weeds.

Youth Summer Work Program

Apply to work with park staff on projects like trail building and re-vegetation, invasive plant removal and wetland restoration!

Big Leaf Maple Tree

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.

black and white photo of site of Fort Clatsop

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.

photo of mouth of the Columbia River

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.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park
92343 Fort Clatsop Road

Astoria, OR 97103


(503) 861-2471
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