North Fork in Lemhi County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Lewis and Clark
Hoping for an Easy River Trip to the Paciﬁc
Quotations from the Original Journals of Lewis and Clark.
Erected by Idaho Historical Society and Idaho Transportation Department. (Marker Number 122.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Idaho State Historical Society, and the Lewis & Clark Expedition marker series.
Location. 45° 24.277′ N, 113° 59.493′ W. Marker is in North Fork, Idaho, in Lemhi County. Marker is on Lewis and Clark Highway (U.S. 93 at milepost 326.1), 0.1 miles south of Salmon River Road (Route 30), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Fork ID 83466, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Commemoration of Old Toby the Shoshone Indian (approx. ¼ mile away); Salmon River Encounter (approx. 0.3 Hungry, Wet and Cold (approx. 5.2 miles away); Nez Perce Trail (approx. 5½ miles away); Tower Creek (approx. 7.1 miles away); Lewis and Clark: Departure Camp (approx. 7.4 miles away); William Clark's "Pirimids" (approx. 7.4 miles away); Erle and Lula Embley's Cabin (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Fork.
More about this marker. On the south side of the North Fork community, next to the river.
Also see . . .
1. Idaho Historical Marker Index. (Submitted on September 28, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
2. University of Nebraska Library. Journals of Lewis and Clark Online (Submitted on September 28, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
Categories. • Exploration • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 28, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. 7. submitted on September 30, 2012, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.