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Lake Pend Oreille

Hope, ID
+1 208-819-0151
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Idaho Gem

Whether camping, boating, condo-ing or just driving by, Lake Pend O'Reille deserves its reputation... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
the Hope Road ; An important Geologic Site. Take your kids and read the signs.

Ok, this review is not for everyone; the road from US 2 north of Sandpoint connects with state... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
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Hope, ID
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Whether camping, boating, condo-ing or just driving by, Lake Pend O'Reille deserves its reputation as one of Idaho's if not the northwest's most beautiful lakes. My family has traveled to Hope, Idaho for thirty years (our boys have grown up on the lake) and its...More

Thank brice3911
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Ok, this review is not for everyone; the road from US 2 north of Sandpoint connects with state route 200 heading south towards Hope. If you go a little further along the road to the bridge over the Clark Fork river, you will have covered...More

Thank abearfellow
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first time at this part of Idaho & this lake. We stayed at a RV Resort that was right on the lake. The lake is big & the water wasn't too cold to swim in. Rented a pontoon boat & cruised the...More

Thank JstLv2Crz
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Super location and comfortable, well-maintained property. Great lakeside activities and views. Terrific, helpful staff.

Thank jk2592jk
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We spent a lovely evening camping in Sam Owen Campground. The campground manager was extremely accommodating and we had a site very close to this beautiful lake.

Thank Pemichongan
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

It is truly one of the most beautiful lakes I have ever seen. There is plenty to do and see. Rent a boat or wave runner for sure.

Thank Guy L
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This lake is amazing. It is clean and crisp. It is large enough that you can go a half hour in a different direction and find a whole new venue. The water depth varies significantly. There are hidden swimming holes and rope swings for the...More

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This lake area is absolutely beautiful. We stayed right on the lake and totally enjoyed it. The water activities are great. The water is so clear and clean. Totally enjoyed our week there. The town of Clark Fork is about 10 minutes away. It is...More

Thank Ann-Marie54
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Lake Pend Oreille is a fantastic lake any time of the year. Fishing on the lake has come back! You can catch Kokanee now, as well as other types of fish. Fishing happens nearly any time of the year here. Summer is the best- I...More

Thank Sandy and Tim R
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Captain Wes, who also delivers the local mail by boat, took us on a great boating tour and provided fascinating information about the lake, the surrounding areas, the excellent fishing, the native Americans of the area and (surprisingly) the important role of the lake in...More

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Susan W
6 June 2016|
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Response from Elisa D |
Sorry I read that wrong haha July is perfect for swimming!