Landmark limber pine stood watch over Snake River for centuries
November 16, 2023
Via Wyoming News Exchange
JACKSON - It watched as the Doane Expedition slogged and foundered along the icy river, a winter odyssey destined to fail.
It watched as the off-duty Army soldier or surveyor who discovered the three bodies at Deadman's Bar hurriedly paddled his canoe to reach a human outpost and report the gruesome find.
It watched as John Colter, a private who left Lewis and Clark t...