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Oregon/Washington/Montana

The Corps of Discovery: Montana to Oregon by Land & River

Program No. 22207RJ
Embark on an adventure of learning and discovery as you follow in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark, exploring Great Falls, Hell’s Canyon and historic Middle Village and Station Camp.
Length
13 days
Rating (4.75)
Activity Level
Starts at
7,499
Special Offer
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Flights start at
FREE

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DATES & PRICES

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Accommodation Details

A cabin featuring a verandah, or balcony, that allows you to step outside without going to a public deck.

May 3 - May 15, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,499
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

May 17 - May 29, 2023
SOLD OUT
Ship Balcony 7,499
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

May 31 - Jun 12, 2023
SOLD OUT
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Jul 12 - Jul 24, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Aug 9 - Aug 21, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Itinerary Note

This is a large group date with a max of 64 participants.

Aug 23 - Sep 4, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Sep 6 - Sep 18, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Sep 20 - Oct 2, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,899
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Oct 4 - Oct 16, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,699
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Oct 18 - Oct 30, 2023
Ship Balcony 7,699
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

DATES & PRICES

Ship Balcony
Accommodation Details

A cabin featuring a verandah, or balcony, that allows you to step outside without going to a public deck.

May 3 - May 15, 2023
Ship Balcony 8,999
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

May 17 - May 29, 2023
Ship Balcony 8,999
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

May 31 - Jun 12, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Jul 12 - Jul 24, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Aug 9 - Aug 21, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Itinerary Note

This is a large group date with a max of 64 participants.

Aug 23 - Sep 4, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Sep 6 - Sep 18, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Sep 20 - Oct 2, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,399
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Oct 4 - Oct 16, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,199
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

Oct 18 - Oct 30, 2023
Ship Balcony 9,199
Special Offer

Enroll by Feb. 28, 2023 and receive free round-trip airfare from many cities!

At a Glance

Charged with the task of finding a water route across North America, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark set out on their historic expedition in 1804. On land by private motorcoach and on the river by 221-passenger riverboat, the American Empress, voyage from Montana through Idaho to Washington and Oregon, learning about important expedition sites. Enriching lectures with a Road Scholar study leader provide an in-depth perspective of this monumental expedition.
Activity Level
On Your Feet
Optional walks up to 1.5 miles; uneven or slippery terrain. Elevation up to 6,500 feet.

Best of all, you’ll…

  • Learn on the Corps of Discovery with an in-depth exploration of Lewis and Clark’s expedition.
  • Follow the infamous Portage Route around five waterfalls on the upper Missouri River.
  • Explore features of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail.

General Notes

The program is limited to 36 participants and the ship holds 221 passengers.
Visit the Road Scholar Bookshop
You can find many of the books we recommend at the Road Scholar store on bookshop.org, a website that supports local bookstores.
Lewis and Clark: Pioneering Naturalists
by Paul Russell Cutright
Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West
by Stephen E. Ambrose
The Lewis and Clark Expedition, Day by Day
by Gary Moulton
Only One Man Died: The Medical Aspects of the Lewis and Clark Expedition
by Eldon G. Chuinard
Lewis and Clark Among the Indians
by James P. Ronda





Important registration tip:
If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.