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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  • July 19, 2017
    This is an exceptional facility, very clean, on the water, thousands of large shade trees. Restrooms, picnic grounds, lots of room for the little ones to burn off that energy.  more »
  • July 18, 2017
    Not particularly memorable or photogenic. Sacajawea park contains a small museum, but features mainly picnic tables. This attraction needs some serious work to honor so important a woman.  more »
  • June 6, 2017
    Spent a beautiful day on the grounds of this park at the confluence of the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Lots of interpretive signs around with picnic areas. Make sure to walk out on the paths of the Sna...  more »

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