Sacajawea State Park, Pasco

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Sacajawea State Park is a 284acre Washington state park located at the confluence of the Snake and Columbia rivers in the city of Pasco. The Lewis and Clark Expedition camped at this location on October 16, 1805. The park bears the name of the Shoshone woman Sacagawea who was an active member of the expedition and who was married to French-Canadian interpreter and explorer Toussaint Charbonneau. The park's Sacajawea Interpretive Center features exhibits about her and about the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Park activities include hiking, boating, fishing, swimming, waterskiing, birdwatching, interpretive programs, wildlife viewing, and horseshoes. The park has a single campsite, reserved for paddlers on the Northwest Discovery Water Trail.Sacajawea State Park is the beginning of the Sacagawea Heritage Trail, a paved bike trail that connects all three of the Tri-Cities.
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  • Located at the part where the Columbia River meets Snake River.A peaceful park with a lot of history. Was a fishing & trading places years ago for the native Indians. The history quotes that in 1805 L...  more »
  • The art in the rings for the Lewis and Clark bicentennial was beautiful. The fishing was popular and not many people were visiting the large parking spaces.  more »
  • Beautiful shady & green park on a point where the Columbia & Snake Rivers converge. Loaded with historical significance as a place that was used by the Lewis & Clark expedition as an overnight camp. T...  more »

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