Whether by wheel or by foot, late summer and early fall bring the best time of year to explore our mountains!
With more than 200 hiking trails in the Selkirk and Cabinet mountain ranges surrounding our town, and excellent developed mountain bike trail systems at Schweitzer and Syringa-Pine Street with more than 50 named trails between them, this is the season to experience the wonders of our magnificent mountains. Click to find the perfect trail for you»
Let the trail less traveled lead you to the Western Pleasure Guest Ranch, located just 16 miles NE of Sandpoint. Your hosts Roley and Janice Schoonover, share their love for their family ranch along with the rich history, beauty and traditions of the area. The ranch is open year round and offers lodging in the main lodge and in private log cabins. Ranch activities include horseback riding, horse drawn sleigh rides and cross country skiing. Group rates are available for retreats, reunions and weddings.