Near Dillon in Beaverhead County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
The Lewis and Clark Expedition
Erected by Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
Location. 44° 59.456′ N, 112° 52.211′ W. Marker is near Dillon, Montana, in Beaverhead County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 324 near Interstate 15, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dillon MT 59725, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fortunate Camp (a few steps from this marker); "it was mutually advantageous..." Sacajawea (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Montana-Utah Road (approx. 10.2 miles away); Bannack (approx. 11.1 miles away in Idaho); Old Trail to the Gold Diggin's (approx. 11.1 miles away); Nez Perce Camp (approx. 13.3 miles away); a different marker also named Bannack (approx. 13.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dillon.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the Camp Fortunate overlook located at the northwest edge of Clark Canyon Reservoir. This marker is also found at several other site along the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail,
Categories. • Exploration •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.