Bicycle Guide to the Lewis & Clark Trail
All maps and detailed directions are included.
Enjoy a great bicycle tour following the journey of the Corps of Discovery!
This 3,000 mile tour, which follows the route taken by Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery 200 years ago, offers magnificent scenery, quiet roads, a variety of accommodations and food, and wonderful people. Ride your bicycle, your car, or your armchair to experience and appreciate our magnificent United States, as you follow in the footsteps of America's greatest explorers and learn about the opening of the west.
In addition to 85 route maps, 100 photos, detailed directions, and the touring hints you expect in a typical bicycle guide, this 308 page book offers:
- A Master Plan to help you develop an overview plan before you leave home — based on your personal preferences for distance per day and type of lodging (camping, motels, and B&Bs)
- 125 Town Descriptions (75 with Maps) to help you find what you need in each town, such as lodging, camping, restaurants, food stores, bike shops, and museums. Plus, historical sketches of towns and stories of what Lewis and Clark did in the area
- Separate Cue Sheets (detailed directions) with Maps for both westbound and eastbound travelers which you can tear out and put in your pocket or handlebar bag
"Invaluable maps and information for anyone thinking about riding part or all of this exciting 3,000 mile tour." Jack Donohue, President, Charles River Wheelmen, Boston, MA
"History comes alive as you travel in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark … fascinating bits of history about towns along the way." Mary Wilson, Harvard Library, Harvard, MA
"Helpful information about camping, lodging, restaurants, and interesting things to do. Great for any 'back road' travelers, as well as cyclists." Bill Preis, President, Bridgton Easy Riders, Bridgton, ME