Lewis & Clark, Prince Maximilian Summer Tour
July 18-27, 2017
Enjoy this active holiday through Lewis & Clark’s White Cliffs of the Missouri River and Bitterroot Mountains. German Prince Maximilian zu Weid, and his Swiss artist Karl Bodmer followed the wake of Lewis and Clark 25 years later. Bodmer captured dramatic scenery of their journey by sketching them; later he producing them into paintings. On day 3, you will float past Burnt Butte, you turn and see that across from the Stony Walls you were camped in one of Bodmer’s 1933 famous painting.
Your tour begins in Great Falls, Montana. This tour includes a few nights of luxury camping – a crew has gone ahead to setup your camp and beverages and hors d’oeuvres await your arrival after your day of adventure. All meals are hearty, made from great outdoor recipes and the freshest ingredients. Recreational equipment provided. Participants must be in good physical shape to participate, although the trip is van supported, allowing you the option to not partake in some of the activities. To highlight your experience a suggested reading list is provided upon reservation.