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Lake Coeur d'Alene Scenic Byway
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Lake Coeur d'Alene Scenic Byway runs through one of the most famous summer playgrounds and resort destinations in the Pacific Northwest. Beauty Bay Recreation Area is a premiere location for mountain top photography. The day use site offers picnicking, bird watching, and has a handicap-accessible paved trail to an observation platform. Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail is a classroom in the forest with self-guided trails, picnicking and camping areas.
Thompson Lake Wildlife Refuge is home to the largest population of nesting Osprey in the western states. And you'll love historic Harrison, once a transportation hub for the lumber and mining industries. Now it's a haven for the bicyclists and hikers who come from around the world to experience the magnificent Trail of the Coeur d'Alene's.