Area Activities

The gorgeous scenery of the surrounding area offers a backdrop for numerous activities.

Summer Activities

Lake Fishing Summer
  • Fish for trophy mackinaw and rainbow trout; also chase the local kokanee for a different adventure. Other freshwater fish such as smallmouth bass can be caught right off our docks.
  • Hike the Cabinet and the Selkirk Mountains. Our region has many hiking paths into some of the most beautiful scenery in the United States.
  • Boating and swimming in Lake Pend Oreille. Explore the many beaches and enjoy a swim in the refreshing waters of our spectacular lake.
  • Golf. There are many golf courses to choose from in the area; check our local activity links for more information.
  • Horseback riding.
  • Mountain biking.
  • Kayaking.

Winter Activities

Skiing in the Area
  • Snowmobiling. Explore the many trails and off-trail rides the area has to offer.
  • Downhill and cross country skiing at beautiful Schweitzer Mountain Resort.
  • Fishing – yes, fishing extends into the winter months. Charter a boat or bring your own.
  • Sleigh rides.
  • Snowshoeing. Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you can’t hike. See the area in a new light.


Sandpoint Activities Kayaking