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Meet Amazing Americans Adventurers & Explorers Meriwether Lewis & William Clark

Bears on the Lewis and Clark Expedition


Color painting of a bear and a man on horseback

Adult grizzly bears can be 8 feet tall and weigh 900 pounds

CREDIT: Holl, Frank, engraver. "Native Californians lassoing a bear / F.O.C. Darley, fecit ; Francis Holl, sculp. New York : D. Appleton & Co., c1873. Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-2630

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