November 25, 1803: Lewis and Clark arrived at Tower Rock, the landmark in the Mississippi River. Lewis climbed it, and he climbed nearby Sugarloaf Point.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.