1500 Hwy. 2, Suite 110
Sandpoint, ID 83864
- 2.5 miles
- 1 to 1-1/2 hrs
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 1440 feet
From Road 419 to Lake Darling -  Closed to ATV's and motorized Vehicles over 50 inches in width yearlong except snowmobiles. No restrictions to motorbikes.
From Lake Darling to Trail 67 - Closed to all motorized vehicles April 1 to November 15 except snowmobiles.
Gentle grades provide easy access to this mountain lake. Popular with day hikers, backpackers and horseback riders, this trail passes through a forested area providing access to scenic Lake Darling, Gordon Creek Trail 161, Callahan Trail 54 and Pend Oreille Divide Trail 67. There are several campsites at Lake Darling. Mosquito's and moose are both frequent visitors so don't forget your insect repellent and a camera.
Map + Directions
From Sandpoint take Hwy. 200 east 12 miles to Trestle Creek Road 275; turn left onto Road 275 and go 16 miles to Lightning Creek Road 419; turn left onto Road 419 and go approximately 1 mile to the trailhead located on the left just before the bridge.