Fort Clatsop, Astoria, and Cape Disappointment

Oct 25, 2017 - National Geographic Sea Bird


Our final day of exploration along the Lewis and Clark trail! Today we explored three sites: Fort Clatsop - the Corps of Discovery’s winter camp of 1805-06, the Columbia River Maritime Museum, and Cape Disappointment where Lewis and Clark finally dipped their toes in the waters of the Pacific Ocean.

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Becky Timbers

Wellness Specialist

Becky Timbers was born and raised in Vermont, where she spent her childhood exploring the outdoors and enjoying country life. She is fortunate to have parents who love to travel, so at an early age, she was bitten by the travel bug and subsequently spent five months in New Zealand and a year in Kenya through study abroad programs.

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Jeff Litton

Naturalist/Certified Photo Instructor

Jeff is an environmental filmmaker and adventure cinematographer. His passion for adventure has led him through rural Kenyan villages, atop erupting Guatemalan volcanoes and to the enchanted Galápagos Islands to film Hammerhead Sharks. Being an expedition filmmaker enables Jeff to combine his love for capturing beauty with his drive to protect the environment. In the words of Jacques Cousteau, “people protect what they love.” Inspired, Jeff created UGENA.org, the United Global Environmental News Agency, an online resource to inspire people to care about the environment.

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