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Fort Clatsop National Memorial

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Address: 92343 Fort Clatsop Road, Astoria, OR 97103
Phone Number: 503-861-2471
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A replica of Lewis & Clark's original fort built during their...

A replica of Lewis & Clark's original fort built during their expedition in 1805.

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Really interesting surprise

We were on our way to Astoria and happened to see a sign for the Lewis & Clark National Park and decided to take a look. Really nice visitors center with great exhibits about... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were on our way to Astoria and happened to see a sign for the Lewis & Clark National Park and decided to take a look. Really nice visitors center with great exhibits about the winter that the Lewis and Clark expedition spent at the location. The highlight was that 2 of the rangers were beginning the process of setting... More 

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Salt Lake City
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118 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A huge piece of American History that all came to an end right here. The forest is stunning, and the "encampment" and show are interesting for anyone that has a love of our countries history. The scenery is also a big booster with huge trees, and the constant sound of native birds calling and singing out of sight. It's just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fort Clatsop has been one of my favorite places to visit. I moved to the area and I still love to visit! There are so many great trails. The fort to sea being my favorite.

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had wanted to visit this fort for years, and we are so happy that we traveled here. It was even a very rainy day but was still worth the visit. I highly recommend Fort Clatsop

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Issaquah, Washington
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This recreation of the Ft that was the end of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. A must see for young and old alike.

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Astoria oregon
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1,435 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very well done recreation of the camp built for the Lewis and Clark expedition. The construction, the materials used, copies of the journals and items that would be for every day use all are here. The interpretive center is very informative and very well done. Recommend.

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Texas
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31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

We visited on Thanksgiving morning . . . no one there except the super friendly rangers. We loved the museum and film which gave a great introduction before setting outside to the trails and other L&C sites in the area.

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Sublimity, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

For such a tiny facility, they have a lot of information and knowledge. The fort was interesting, and as we were there in the winter like the Lewis & Clark Expedition, it was fascinating to realize how cold and unbearable it must have been. The Fort is free for active Military which was a nice surprise.

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Thank just1beth
Seattle, Washington
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31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

My first visit since a childhood trip to Fort Clatsop with my parents. We stopped at Mt St Helens and Spirit Lake on same trip which was years before St Helens blew! I had just read The Journals of Lewis and Clark and was geeked to see the Fort again. Nice Dec day for our visit and coincided with same... More 

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oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

Kwis kwis trail extension is great. Raining just makes it less crowded! Mushrooms Hawks owls and elk. Saw it all today. Drenched but happy ;-)

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