Once again I am preparing for a cross-country trip following Lewis
and Clark across the country during the 200th anniversary of their famous
journey. Folks all over the country and Canada are also getting ready to
join me in St. Charles, MO, to begin our adventure aboard the motor coach
below. Through this website you can take a virtual tour along with us.
Tom Laidlaw ok
Every time I come to St.Charles to start one
of these trips, I meet old friends and see new interpretive developments.
But some of the old friends, who befriended me greatly are gone now. I
especially miss Glenn Bishop and Peter Geery. They were driving forces in
the Discovery Expedition of St. Charles, whose members are right now
approaching the Rocky Mountains, just like Lewis and Clark did 200 years
One thing I was particularly
anxious to see is the new Confluence State Park. In the left picture you
are looking at the Missouri coming from the left to meet the Mississippi.
In the right picture we are looking downstream with the Missouri on the