October 25, 1804. Clark: passed the 3rd old Village of the Mandans which has been Desd. for many years, this Village was situated on an eminance of about 40 feet above the water on the L. S. back for Several miles is a butifull Plain at a Short distance above this old Village on a Continuation of the same eminance was Situated the Ricares Village which has been avacuated only Six years
October 18, 1804. Clark: The Countrey in this Quarter is Generally leavel & fine Some high short hills, and some ragid ranges of Hills at a Distance.