Near Worden in Yellowstone County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Yellowstone River: A Water Expressway
July 15, 1806 Arrival at the Yellowstone River
"...the River rochjhone at which place I arrived at 2 P.M....The Roche passed out of a high rugid mountain covered with Snow." (He noted the Gallatin Range on the west and the Absaroka Range on the East.) - William Clark, July 15, 1806
Erected by Bureau of Land Management and National Conservation Lands.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Exploration. Lewis & Clark Expedition series list.
Location. 45° 59.711′ N, 108° 0.193′ W. Marker is near Worden, Montana, in Yellowstone County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 312 near South 31st Road, on the right when traveling west. This marker is on The "Yellowstone River" Walkway at Pompeys Pillar National Monument. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3001 Highway 312, Worden MT 59088, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Three Forks: Clark's Party Splits (here, next to this marker); Transportation: Traveling Downstream (here, next to this marker); Transportation: Hoofing It (here, next to this marker); Injury Forces a Halt to Build Canoes (within shouting distance of this marker); Preparations of Continuing the Trip (within shouting distance of this marker); Clark's Canoe Camp on the Yellowstone, Archaeology Study (within shouting distance of this marker); Using Modern Mapping Technology to Help Solve a 200 Year-Old Mystery (within shouting distance of this marker); Making Canoes, Then and Now (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Worden.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 28, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.