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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The expedition has a snowy day at their winter camp on the Wood River, Camp River Dubois.

From the journals...

1804                   months	days
The time to the Ocean
@ 10 ms per Day        11 	0 days

The Time
@ 12 ms. pr day         8 	20 days

William Clark

Map of Missouri River and vicinity from St. Charles to the Mandan villages

Historic map drawn by James MacKay and John Evans

Map of Missouri River and Vicinity from St. Charles to the Mandan Villages of North Dakota made by James Mackay (1759-1822) with the assistance of John Evans (1770-1799). Image originally from http://memory.loc.gov/gmd/gmd412/g4127/g4127m/ct000583.sid (link expired).