The Lewis and Clark Trail Museum

Busy with the demands and struggles of everyday life, it was hard to realize the things one used on a daily basis would someday be historical treasures....

History of the Western Saddle

A good saddle would often cost a month or two of wages. This was money well spent; a well-made saddle would serve its owner well for thirty years or more. A good saddle and a considerate rider could travel 70 miles a day and still...