Lewis and Clark’s Discovery: The Columbia and Snake Rivers by Small Ship
Embrace your pioneer spirit as you explore natural wonders and cultural landmarks, learning about America’s formative years and the historic adventures of Lewis and Clark.
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Program No. 20810UVT
9 days
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Amid breathtaking mountains and spectacular canyons, sail nearly 1,000 miles aboard a replica coastal steamer discovering lands forged by volcanoes and washed by catastrophic floods. Explore Portland’s unique culture, visit local vineyards and museums along the Columbia River and learn about the adventure of Lewis and Clark from an expert.
Activity Level
Some walking on paved paths; getting on/off coach bus and jet boat.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discover Hells Canyon, one of the deepest gorges on earth, via a jet boat excursion along the Snake River.
  • Learn about the natural and cultural history of the Columbia River during a visit to the towering Multnomah Falls and the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum.
  • An expert on the Corps of Discovery offers an in-depth exploration of Lewis and Clark’s expedition while stopping at various sites where they made camp.
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Sally LaFollette
Sally LaFollette loves to pack her bags and go! She has embarked on road trips by car, train, ferry and bus. Air travel has taken her to Canada, Europe many times and Africa twice — in fact, to Africa once for 18 days without her luggage. Sally is also passionate about volunteerism and fly-fishing. She thoroughly enjoys new acquaintances with Road Scholars from varied backgrounds and locations.
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