Kings Pass-Sunset Peak Trail #151

  

This trail combines the Pony Peak Trail #147 with Trail #151. When starting from the lower trailhead, you will pass through a timbered area until you reach Pony Peak and then follow a long, grassy ridge that offers a beautiful panoramic view of the area below. Sunset Peak is the site of an old abandoned lookout on top of a rocky ridge. No water is available along this trail.

USGS Quad(s): Burke
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At a Glance

Usage: Light
Restrictions: Open to single-track motorize use (See Order #D3-00-005).
Closest Towns: Wallace, Idaho

General Information

Directions:

Access #1: From Coeur d'Alene, Idaho drive east on I-90 approximately 50 miles taking the West Wallace Exit #61. Travel 13.1 miles north on Forest Road 456 (FR456) over Dobson Pass to Delta Junction. Turn right and travel 3 miles up FR605 to Kings Pass. At Kings Pass turn right onto an old mining road and travel 1.5 miles to the lower trailhead.

Access #2: Follow same directions as Access #1 except turn right at the top of Dobson Pass and follow signs to Sunset Peak. The upper trailhead is located at the top of Sunset Peak down a rocky ridge.


Activities


Bicycling

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Day Hiking

This trail combines the Pony Peak Trail #147 with Trail #151. When starting from the lower trailhead, you will pass through a timbered area until you reach Pony Peak and then follow a long, grassy ridge that offers a beautiful panoramic view of the area below. Sunset Peak is the site of an old abandoned lookout on top of a rocky ridge. No water is available along this trail.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Backpacking

This trail combines the Pony Peak Trail #147 with Trail #151. When starting from the lower trailhead, you will pass through a timbered area until you reach Pony Peak and then follow a long, grassy ridge that offers a beautiful panoramic view of the area below. Sunset Peak is the site of an old abandoned lookout on top of a rocky ridge. No water is available along this trail.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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