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The trail played a major role in the westward expansion of the United States and the development of Missouri's statehood. This marker honors Lewistown, near present-day High Hill. Pond's Fort waypoint along the historic Boone's Lick Road. Louis to Franklin, Missouri takes its name from the Boone brothers. Initially, settlers traveled to this new outpost along the Boone Trace, a barely marked footpath that followed the river to the lick. John Sappington, who developed a cure for malaria and led a political dynasty that included four governors. This marker honors Lewistown, near present-day High Hill. Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point.