Near Lolo in Missoula County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Ordway Willard Colter Bratton Gass M'Neal Hall Thompson Pryor Wiser Collins Whitehouse Windsor Lepage Werner Fields Brothers Gibson Howard Frazier Drouillard Potts Shannon Goodrich Labiche Cruzatte Chaboneau, husband of Sacajawea Baptiste, their baby and York, the slave
October 9 - 1925
Erected 1925 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Bitter Root Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 46° 45.162′ N, 114° 5.322′ W. Marker is near Lolo, Montana, in Missoula County. Marker is on Lolo Creek Road (U.S. 12) near U.S. 93, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6717 Lolo Creek Road, Lolo MT 59847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Crossroads of Culture The Journey Home (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Following Formation (approx. 0.2 miles away); Uncovering the Expedition (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lolo Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewis and Clark in Salish Territory (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bitterroot Valley, Homeland of the Selํ (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lewis and Clark on Lolo Creek (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lolo.
More about this marker. This maker is located in Travelers' Rest State Park.
Also see . . . Traelers' Rest, Lewis and Clark Expedition - National Park Service. After being unable to find a water route from the Shoshone village to the Pacific, the Corps of Discovery paused here for two days, before beginning the most arduous part of their journey over the Lolo Trail. (Submitted on September 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.