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.

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Fort Programs

Experience Fort Clatsop come alive during summer and winter ranger programs. Rangers in costume lead demonstrations and tell stories.

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Have fun at Kid Corps!

Join us this summer for kid focused activities.

Guided Kayak tours on the Lewis and Clark River and surrounding wetlands
Ranger Guided Canoe & Kayak Tours

Kayak & canoe tours are free with park admission. The park will provide water craft, paddles, and life jackets. Reserve ahead of time.

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Elk Monitoring

Long term monitoring of our elk is essential to preserving the historical, cultural, and natural resources of the park.

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Work with Us

Looking for an internship? Want to make some money while making a difference? Join the park's work teams.

A compilation of historical photographs of women.
Discover womens' stories

Discover stories of women from around the Pacific Northwest, including Fort Clatsop, in this special virtual exhibit.

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Everything you need to plan your school year.

Fort Clatsop
Plan Your Visit

Where should I go? What should I do? How much does it cost? All the information you need to plan your visit.

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Learn About the Park

Explore the nature, people and history of Lewis and Clark NHP, or look into educational opportunities and programs for kids.

Last updated: July 11, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Lewis and Clark National Historical Park
92343 Fort Clatsop Road

Astoria, OR 97103


503 861-2471
Rangers are available to answer your calls between the hours of 9 - 5 PST.

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