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Address: Hope, ID

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Gorgeous!

I'm speechless! That's how beautiful this lake is. Absolutely huge. Lots of moored boats. Sandpoint is the largest shoreline city which offers beaches, restaurants, lake view... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Bend, Oregon
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Bend, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I'm speechless! That's how beautiful this lake is. Absolutely huge. Lots of moored boats. Sandpoint is the largest shoreline city which offers beaches, restaurants, lake view restaurants, lake cruises, and parks. And only about 60 miles from Canada, and and hour and a half drive from Spokane Valley, WA.

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Bowie, MD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Stayed there an entire week, and we had a fishing charter. Lake is 43 miles long, 6 miles wide, and over 1000 feet deep in the center. Loved the scenery, water & mountains everywhere, clear, blue, peaceful. Stayed in Hope. Sandpoint is right on the lake also.

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Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Sandpoint lies on the shores of Idaho's largest lake, 43-mile-long Lake Pend Oreille, and is surrounded by three major mountain ranges, the Selkirk, Cabinet and Bitterroot ranges. Unfortunately this town needs more tourists, as it's largest employer, Coldwater Creek, is out of business.

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calif.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We stayed in a lovely condo on the lake,called Pend Oreille at Pend Oreille Shores Resort. Our unit over looked the lake,we had a big balcony with comfortable chairs to sit in and enjoy the view. We were 16miles from Sand Point a nice sized city with lot of fun shops and lot of restaurants. The Trinity located in the... More 

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Cranbrook, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We absolutely love this campground!! It offers lots of shade and the views are amazing! Dry camping at its best. It's rocky so make sure you wear shoes for it. Makes it a lot easier to go in. Best to call ahead and make a reservation. We are from British Columbia and love making the trip here.

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Asotin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This lake is gorgeous. We were looking at real estate and boy oh boy is the waterfront expensive! We will continue to go back through summers and enjoy the Sandpoint & surrounding areas and the beautiful lake. One of these days we will find the property to be our "Golden Pond"

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Nice deep lake for all summer activities. Water is nice temperature at the end of July/beginning of August.. City Beach in Sandpoint and Springy Point Recreational area is a nice place to spend the day.

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Edmonton, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Gorgeous lake.....but you should try other lakes first (so we can have this to ourselves!). Warm, huge, clean and beautiful

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Airdrie, Canada
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Clean warm lake that is really underused and excellent for boating and swimming! I was shocked to see how few boats were on the water on a Saturday afternoon. The road around the lake from sandpoint to the vacation houses is very narrow and tight so we were glad we scoped out the road in just our vehicle before towing... More 

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Post Falls, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Lake Pend Oreille (locally pronounced pon-da-ray) is one of the largest and most scenic inland lakes in the Northwest and reaches some 1,200 feet deep. Great recreation area for all types of watersports. The town of Sandpoint rests upon its shores and offers great dining, is a artists community, and for women interested in casual fashion, it is the home... More 

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