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On this day in Lewis & Clark history...

The Expedition continues up Lolo Creek stopping at a hot springs. They delay to find the right trail and wait for Lewis who stayed behind to find his horse. They climb up a divide to a large meadow presently named Packer Meadows, Idaho.

we fell on a Small Creek from the left which Passed through open glades Some of which ½ a mile wide

William Clark

Glade Creek at Packer Meadows

Large grassy meadow and small meandering creek

passed a warm Spring, which nearly boiled where it Issued out of the rocks
our hunters gone on a head

Joseph Whitehouse

Lolo Creek at Lolo Hot Springs

Large boulder in clear creek

The road over the last mountain was thick Steep & Stoney as usial

William Clark

Lolo Trail near Lee Creek

Large boulder in foreground and Bitterroot Mountains in background

we fell on a Small Creek from the left which Passed through open glades Some of which ½ a mile wide

William Clark

Glade Creek at Packer Meadows

We came only 18 Miles this day & encamped on the branch which run a West course; where we found good Grass for our Horses.

Joseph Whitehouse

Glade Creek near Packer Meadows

we proceeded down this Creek about 2 miles to where the mountains Closed on either Side crossing the Creek Several times & Encamped

William Clark

Glade Creek

Clear, meandering creek in small forest meadow