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Dog Beach, Sandpoint

The new bypass means a nice paved trail to Dog Beach!

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Dog Island at Riley Creek Campground


This is a wonderful place to take your dog! In the wintertime the campground is closed and the locals like to walk there and many dogs will be off leash. In the summer make your way to Dog Island –

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More parks open to dogs in Sandpoint

Here is the proof (from Ordinance No. 1248 – Dogs in Hickory Park (adopted November 17, 2010) Leashed dogs (a maximum of 3 per handler) will be allowed in Hickory Park on a trial basis, January 1, 2011, through

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Bill Chipman Palouse Trail AKA The Moscow Pullman Trail

Here is another great paved trail perfect for getting some exercise with your dog. This trail starts where Perimeter Drive meets the Moscow Pullman Highway in Moscow and shadows the highway to Pullman. It is slightly up hill but you

Posted in Moscow Trails, Trails

Latah Trail

The Latah Foundation spear headed this rail-to-trail. It goes from Moscow to Troy and is free of motorized vehicles. It is a great trail for roller blading / scootering /biking with your best friend since it is paved. It starts

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Mary Minerva McCroskey Country Trail

The McCroskey State Park has a lot of offer! “This 5300-acre ridgeline park is dedicated to pioneer women. McCroskey State Park’s highlight is an 18-mile skyline drive through the park on unimproved roads provides spectacular views of the rolling Palouse

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Marie Creek Trail

This is a newer trail that was made with the assistance of Panhandle Back Country Horsemen in 2002. All information on this trail is provided by Panhandle Back Country Horsemen. It is a loop that is just over 10 miles

Posted in Coeur d'Alene Trails, Trails

Chilco Mountain Trail

Information on this trail is from There is plenty of parking for this trail but no water. The two mile hike to the summit provides views of Purcell Trench, Rathdrum Prairie, Coeur d’Alene, St. Joe, Cabinet, and Selkirk Mountain

Posted in Coeur d'Alene Trails, Trails

Balto Dog Park

Here is a beautiful place to take your dog. This park is not fenced but is large enough to not cause too many problems if you like to walk. There is a great trail to walk and typically you’ll have

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Be a real dog owner – pick up your dog’s poop with pride!

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