RV Parks near Sandpoint, Idaho

RV Parks near Sandpoint, Idaho
Sandpoint, in northern Idaho--about 45 minutes north of Coeur d'Alene--is within 15 miles of three national forests and is on the shores of Lake Pend Oreille. As a result, hiking, mountain biking and camping options exist in almost any direction: The Sandpoint Ranger District maintains more than 275 miles of national forest trails. The area's lakes and rivers draw anglers in season, and the nearby mountains beckon to skiers during the winter. RV travelers to the Sandpoint region have several options for campgrounds.

Lake RV

Site at Lake RV come with either 30- or 50-amp electric, water, sewer and cable TV. Sites can accommodate all sizes of RVs and those with slide-outs. Hot showers, private toilets and a laundry facility are on-site for guest use. Pets are welcome at the Lake RV. Skiers at the Schwietzer Ski Area who show their pass to the Lake RV will receive a discount on the stay.

Lake RV
1200 Fontaine Dr.
Ponderay, ID 83852
(800) 763-3922

Trestle Creek RV Park

Trestle Creek RV Park, about 25 minutes from downtown Sandpoint, offers sites with 50-amp electric, water, sewer and cable TV. Fire pits and picnic tables, hot showers, private bathrooms and a barbecue area are available for guest use. Pets are welcome at the Trestle Creek park. There is fishing, boating and swimming nearby for guest enjoyment.

Trestle Creek RV Park
560 Highway 200
Hope, ID 83836
(208) 264-5894

Riley Creek Recreation Area

Riley Creek Recreation Area is a state run park with 67 RV sites. Sites offer water and 50-amp electric hookups. The RV park features a dump station, playground, boat launch, dog-walk area and swimming beach at the recreation area. Reservations may be made three days in advance, otherwise it is first-come, first-served. Stays are limited to 14 days within any 30-day period. Pets are allowed, but need to be on leash unless in the dog walk area.

Riley Creek Recreation Area
2376 East Hwy 2
Sandpoint, ID 83864
(208) 263-1502‎


Article Written By Eric Cedric

A former Alaskan of 20 years, Eric Cedric now resides in California. He's published in "Outside" and "Backpacker" and has written a book on life in small-town Alaska, "North by Southeast." Cedric was a professional mountain guide and backcountry expedition leader for 18 years. He worked in Russia, Iceland, Greece, Turkey and Belize. Cedric attended Syracuse University and is a private pilot.

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