U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
Clark Days are held at Pompeys Pillar each year on the last weekend of July. The event commemorates William Clark's stop at the site on July 25, 1806, on his trip down the Yellowstone River. Activities include interpretive programs, demonstrations, nature walks, and a main presentation. The Saturday night of Clark Days is the only night of the year when overnight camping is allowed at the Pillar. The Bureau of Land Management has park rangers on duty at the visitor center to assist campers.
Admission fees are waived during Clark Days which is sponsored jointly by the Bureau of Land Management and the Pompeys Pillar Historical Association. Nominal charges are made for food and refreshments.
2012 Schedule of Events
Saturday, July 28th
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Kids/Family Event & Activities
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Rob Nurre Presents - On the Trail of Lewis of Clark
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Ralph Saunders – Finding Canoe Camp
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Tom Rust – Archeological Excavation of Canoe Camp
Sunday, July 29th