July 25 & July 27, 1805You are standing at the headwaters of the great Missouri River. The Jefferson and Madison Rivers converge with the Gallatin joining one mile downstream to become the Missouri River.Here, the famed explorers accomplished a major goal of their expedition: to explore the Missouri River to its source. The camped here for several days, exploring the area while the prepared to continue their journey.
|Series||This marker is part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 8:37am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 460909 N 5086006|
|Decimal Degrees||45.92651667, -111.50416667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 55.591', W 111° 30.25'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 55' 35.46" N, 111° 30' 15.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3611-3729 Trident Rd, Three Forks MT 59752, US|
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