Zebulon Pike


Led and expedition to explore the source of the Arkansas river. Followed the river to Colorado.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Pike Explores the Arkansas Valley in  America First—100 Stories from Our History  by  Lawton B. Evans
Zebulon M. Pike—I  in  Trails of the Pathfinders  by  George Bird Grinnell

Image Links

It's the wrong Peak men; yes, the wrong peak.
 in With Lieutenant Pike