Lewis & Clark Great Journey West – Relive one of the greatest tales of adventure and exploration in history, as National Geographic brings to life the epic journey of Lewis, Clark, their guide Scagawea and the brave Corps of Discovery across the land that would become the United States. Now, 200 years after the launch of this ambitious expedition, experience firsthand the danger and breathtaking beauty of the unknown West as it unfolded before the eyes of Lewis and Clark. 40 minutes.
Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery – Sent by President Thomas Jefferson to find the fabled Northwest Passage, Meriwether Lewis and William Clark led the most important expedition in American history – a voyage of danger and discovery from St. Louis to the headwaters of the Missouri River, over the Continental Divide to the Pacific. It was the United States’ first exploration of the West and one of the nation’s most enduring adventures.
This extraordinary film tells the remarkable story of the entire Corps of Discovery – not just the two famous Captains, but the young army men, French-Canadian boatmen, Clark’s African-American slave and the Shoshane woman named Sacagawea, who brought along her infant son. Journey with them all, across a breathtaking landscape in an unforgettable experience that explores both the history – and promise of America. 240 minutes.