In the Wake of Lewis & Clark

Enjoy autumn colors and clear blue skies as you trace the route of Lewis and Clark, exploring one of America's great waterways along the Columbia and Snake Rivers.

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 Mount Hood, Oregon. Credit: Brandon Yoshizawa  The Palouse River. Credit: Jason Hatfield.  Statue of Sacagawea at Fort Clatsop. Credit: Marc Cappelletti  Multnomah Falls in the Columbia River Gorge  Bonneville Dam. Credit: Ralph Lee Hopkins  Kayakers on the Columbia River. Credit: Ralph Lee Hopkins  The Palouse River  Native American pictograph  Travelers observing wildlife from aboard ship. Credit: Stewart Cohen  Fort Clatsop. Credit: Ralph Lee Hopkins  The Columbia River  Fort Clatsop National Memorial in Oregon. Credit: Marc Cappelletti

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I enjoyed our expedition landing craft tour of Palouse Falls. Great small ship. Wonderful food! My 6th Smithsonian trip!

Gail A.

My perspective on the world was transformed by this expedition.

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Travel Insurance

For the convenience of our travelers, Smithsonian Journeys includes an on-tour Provided Insurance Plan through Travel Guard with the price of your tour. This travel insurance plan includes on-tour emergency evacuation insurance (up to $100,000), medical expense coverage (up to $25,000), dental expense coverage (up to $500), travel medical assistance and worldwide travel assistance. You will receive details on this included insurance with your Tour Confirmation and Tour Bulletins after you book a tour.

In addition, you may want to consider purchasing travel insurance to protect your investment from unforeseen events, such as missed flight connections, lost luggage, and cancelled plans. There are many plans you can consider. For your convenience, you may visit or call Travel Guard at 1.800.208.6142 to learn more.