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Welcome to Sandpoint Idaho!
Before you get started, here is a bit of Sandpoint's History

Whether new to the area or just visiting you will immediately notice mountains with ski hills, wide lush valleys, and the largest lake in Idaho Lake Pend Oreille, dominating the view. Built by railroad and timber over one hundred years ago, Sandpoint has become one of the most diverse small towns in the Pacific Northwest. Many travelers, when crossing the long bridge on U.S. 95, instantly decide to make this their new home, if only temporarily. Sandpoint is less a place and more a feeling that can only be experienced, not explained.

Since our modest beginning the recreational possibilities of Sandpoint have been unlimited, and a priority in our community. The Sandpoint Recreation department was established in 1945 and after considerable growth combined with the City's Parks Department in 2004. The combined Parks and Recreation Department continues to make the exploration and execution of Sandpoint's recreational possibilities a top priority. The Parks and Recreation department compliments the community's health and safety by enhancing quality of life.

To learn more about any of our parks click on the image in the slide show, or click on a Park name below.
To View our Parks Rec and Trails Master Plan CLICK HERE
Sandpoint City Beach | 3rd St Pier | Community Hall | Travers | Centennial | Great Northern
Dubs Field | Farmin Park | Down Town Square | Hickory Park | Marinas | Memorial Park
Lakeview Park | Pine St Park | Mickinnick Trail Head | Travers Skate Park | Outdoor Shooting Range
Lakeview Park and Hickory Park allow dogs on leash only.
Trails in and around Sandpoint that allow dogs on leash: Sand Creek Trail, Bike Path from Sandpoint to Dover, and the Bike Path from Power House over the Long Bridge out to Sagle. The Pend d'Oreille Bay Trail "recomends" that dogs be on leash and the Mickinnick Trail allows dogs off leash once on forest service land.

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