The Travelers' Rest Chapter Brigade was formed in 2001. With items from the Traveling Trunk, the Brigade presents programs throughout much of Western Montana. On the anniversary dates of the Corps of Discovery's stay at "Travellers' Rest" in 1805 & 1806, the Brigade sets up an encampment at the state park
On July 3rd, 2005 the Travelers' Rest Brigade and members of the Discovery Expedition of St. Charles marched across the bridge at Travelers' Rest State Park, to commemorate Captain Clark's departure from the site in 1806.
- 2003 - The Brigade presented a program for 17 Governors at the Western States Governor's Conference in Missoula.
- 2004 - At the request of the Clearwater National Forest, the Brigade sets up camp and displays replica items for tourists, visitors and locals at the Lolo Pass Visitor Center. This has become so popular it has been an annual event ever since.
- 2005 & 2006 - The Brigade joined forces with the Discovery Expedition of St. Charles to celebrate the Bicentennial of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. This included setting up camp, programs and presentations in the Tent of Many Voices, county fairs, powwows and a trail ride over Lolo Pass.
- 2007 - The Brigade traveled to Helena, Montana to present the colors at the opening session of the Montana Legislature, to dedicate the Lewis & Clark bronze bas relief sculpture that now hangs on the wall of the State Assembly Room at the Capitol building.
|Current Brigade Members:|
|Bruce Truett - Captain||Ritchie Doyle|
|George Knapp||Scott Cameron|
|Chuck Sundstromt||Norm Allen|
|Tom Leonard||Ted Hoglund|
|Tom Lukomski||Lloyd Priest|
|Mike Wallace||Mark Kraft|
|Francis Weigand||Vicki Correia|
|Harvey "Hoot" Montgomery||Jacqueline Wallace|
|Past Brigade Members:|
|Frank Castanza||Bob Schmidt|
|Jessica Wallace||Jennifer Wallace|