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Jul 13, 2014 - Weippe, ID.
Well, I hope your not bored with history, because that is all we did today. With a little info we found a piece of the Lewis and Clark expedition. We only spent a couple of hours and saw a lot. It seems we are camped near the area where they built their canoes and started down the Clearwater toward the Snake and Columbia River. After that we return to the RV, bathe our dogs and caught up on laundry. We are across the drive from the laundry, about as close as we have ever been. Good thing...it's still hot. Tomorrow we head toward...Jump to full entry
Oct 9, 2008 - Nez Perce and Clearwater River
Our second day saw us exploring the Nez Perce National Historic Park and the Clearwater River. The Park is “A park about people, for all people”. Long before Lewis and Clark ventured west, before Christopher Columbus found the” new world”, the Nez Perce, who called themselves Nimiipuu, lived in the prairies and river valleys of what now comprises of north Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington states. Within the park are 38 sites which commemorate the legends and the history of the Nez Perce and their interaction with others. We visited a...Jump to full entry