June 20 2022

Junior Explorer Camp

Junior Explorer Camp

Camp Dubois

Route 143 & Route 3
Wood River, Illinois

Lewis and Clark Junior is your chance to join the Lewis and Clark Expedition and become a full-fledged member of the Junior Explorers! Learn the history of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by training at Camp River Dubois, Lewis and Clark's first Winter Encampment. Applicants should be prepared to train as a member of the Expedition by bettering their frontier skills, learning to serve in the US Army in 1803-04, preparing their own meals, making a journal, mending their uniform, identifying various native plants and animals, and many more tasks. This week-long camp will be held at the Lewis and Clark State Historic Site- inside the interpretive center and in the historic replica of Camp River Dubois. Junior Corps Members should report to Camp River Dubois on June 17th for check-in! Ages 9-11 Only

8:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m.

Instructor: Brad Winn and Lewis and Clark Museum Staff

Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, June 20 2022
  • Tuesday, June 21 2022
  • Wednesday, June 22 2022
  • Thursday, June 23 2022
  • Friday, June 24 2022