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.

Two volunteers standing with Christmas trees and a person in a salmon costume

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.

Costumed Volunteer talking with young visitor

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.

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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