Sandpoint, Idaho


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

210 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
43 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"
11 Votes - "Friendliest"
3 Votes - "Best For Food"
3 Votes - "Most Fun"
3 Votes - "Most Patriotic"


Sandpoint, ID has an overwhelming view from the Long Bridge into town with Schweitzer Mountains creating the backdrop and Lake Pend Oreille perfectly supplementing the setting. A 43-mile long, glaciated body of water, Pend Oreille, is the fifth deepest lake in the U.S. with 111 miles of shoreline. Its pristine waters are a major factor in the community of Sandpoint’s high ranking as a premier tourist destination. Visitors can take a ski lift up 6,800 feet for the majestic view or try a boat cruise down below.

The area offers plenty of outdoor activities from skiing and boating to biking or hiking. Attractions include the Cedar Street Bridge Public Market, Silverwood Theme Park, Boulder Beach Waterpark, and Farrugat State Park. Visitors can also enjoy the Bonner County Museum or the Panida Theater.

For avid golfers, Sandpoint is an ideal destination. Sandpoint and the surrounding area boast numerous courses and a wide range of course options. Nearby hotels offer affordable “stay and play” packages.

Sandpoint is a beautiful town nestled in the Selkirk Mountains along the shores of beautiful Lake Pend Oreille. Stunningly beautiful year-round and a must visit place.
Reviewed by tjhaydenlake
on September 17, 2012
Its the Best and its a great place to live!
Reviewed by chevrolet5555
on September 17, 2012
From the Mountains to the Lake there is nothing that isn't beautiful about Sandpoint, ID
Reviewed by love2rideww
on September 17, 2012
Such a great place to play, live, rest, and enjoy life.
Reviewed by wpranch
on September 17, 2012
The views - N E W S - are spectacular - especially when running the Sandpoint 1/2 marathon in the fall.......
Reviewed by p_hamm
on September 17, 2012
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