Mineral Point Trailhead #82


This is one of the most beautiful trails on the Sandpoint Ranger District and is popular with hikers and mountain bikers. Gentle grades, wildflowers and excellent views make this trail suitable for the entire family.

Constructed by volunteers and dedicated to the memory of Brent "Jake" Jacobson who gave his life in the line of duty as a Forest Service law enforcement officer.

This trail ends at Green Bay Campground on Lake Pend Oreille. There is a toilet, picnic tables and fire grills.

USGS Quad(s): Packsaddle NW
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At a Glance

Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Closed to all motorized vehicles yearlong.
Closest Towns: Sandpoint, Idaho

General Information

Directions:

From Sandpoint, take Hwy. 95 south 6 miles to Sagle Road; turn left onto Sagle Road and go 9 miles to Garfield Bay; turn left on the first road past the public boat launch and go about ¼ mile to Mineral Point Road 532; turn right onto Road 532 and follow signs to the trailhead. Road 532 also provides access to Green Bay Campground Road 2672 and Lost Lake Trail 81.


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Activities

Mountain Biking

This is one of the most beautiful trails on the Sandpoint Ranger District and is popular with hikers and mountain bikers. Gentle grades, wildflowers and excellent views make this trail suitable for the entire family.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Day Hiking

This is one of the most beautiful trails on the Sandpoint Ranger District and is popular with hikers and mountain bikers.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Horse Riding

This is one of the most beautiful trails on the Sandpoint Ranger District and is popular with hikers and mountain bikers. Gentle grades, wildflowers and excellent views make this trail suitable for the entire family. This trail ends at Green Bay Campground on Lake Pend Oreille. There is a toilet, picnic tables and fire grills. Closed to all motorized vehicles yearlong.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Viewing Plants

Gentle grades, wildflowers and excellent views make this trail suitable for the entire family.

Viewing Scenery

This is one of the most beautiful trails on the Sandpoint Ranger District. Gentle grades, wildflowers and excellent views make this trail suitable for the entire family.

Picnicking

There are picnic sites along the trail at Mineral Point and Green Bay Campground.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
2.1 miles

  Latitude : 
48.1951

  Longitude : 
-116.3931

  Elevation : 
2000 feet - 2200 feet