Hiking and Biking Trails
10,000 Schweitzer Mountain Road, Sandpoint, ID 83864
Bicycling in the Panhandle National Forest
From Sandpoint take highway 95 south 2 miles to Bottle Bay road; turn left and go 4.3 miles to the lower trailhead parking area located on the right.
Go north of Sandpoint to Naples, Id. Turn east on Trail Creek road and go about 3 miles, turn right , go over a bridge, and go right. Follow the logging road for 2 miles, you will come to a gate,
park there and follow the logging road that goes to the left. Climb over the
Kelly hump and walk about 5 minutes, you will come to a small stream, take the trail to the right and hike 20 minutes to Beaver Lake.
Go 16 mile north of Bonners Ferry on Hwy 95
and turn right on Forest Service road #1004. Go approx. 3 miles to Brush Lake. You can
also drive to the lake.
Take Hwy 95 to Samuels, Id., about 7 miles north of Sandpoint. Turn west by the weight station and go up Pack River
road to the end, approximately 20 miles. Take
trail #217 to Harrison Lake.
Go east of Sandpoint approximately 12 miles on
Hwy 200. Turn left on Forest Service road #275 and go approximately 13 miles to Lunch Peak. You can drive to the lookout.
Roman Nose Lake
Roman Nose Lake is located at the end of Snow Creek road southwest of Bonners Ferry, Id. There is camping available at the first lake. You can also backpack into the upper lakes about 2 miles away from the first lake.