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Lewis & Clark Monument & Scenic Overlook

19962 Monument Rd, Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503 USA

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  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • No Wifi
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“and Scenic Overlook”

Monument honors the expedition of Lewis & Clark in 1804 and their historic; strategic meeting with the Otoe and Missouri Indians. Capture an expansive westward view from this historic point. Dedicated in 1936; it is located in a city park.

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Reviewed by
adrienne.terrazas.3

  • 1 Review
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June 11, 2014

Great for my fifth grader who studied Lewis and Clark this year.

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Reviewed by
mecarter14

  • 4 Reviews
  • 4 Helpful
June 1, 2014

This isn't exactly where it is shown on the map, but pretty close. The monument is up on top of a hill, which provides a great view of Council Bluffs and Omaha.

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Reviewed by
jlreynolds

  • 11 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
July 19, 2017

Could not find it. Drove quite a while looking for it. Disappointed.

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Reviewed by
AmberSingleton

  • 3 Reviews
  • 0 Helpful
July 2, 2016
Rated 5.0

Great place to stretch your legs and walk the dirt trail in the woods. Beautiful view of Omaha and Council Bluffs.

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Reviewed by
amsule

  • 14 Reviews
  • 1 Helpful
August 27, 2015
Rated 4.0

Southeast of the point shown on the map, nice little overlook. Nice bathrooms!

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brandangelak

  • 13 Reviews
  • 2 Helpful
July 24, 2015
Rated 5.0

Great view of Council Bluffs and Omaha. Beautiful place to watch the sunset.

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Lewis & Clark Monument & Scenic Overlook

19962 Monument Rd
Council Bluffs, Iowa
51503 USA

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  • Independent
  • Credit Cards not Accepted
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • No Wifi
  • Street Parking
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