Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail, Coeur d'Alene

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Mineral Ridge National Recreation Trail is a backcountry hiking area near Lake Coeur d'Alene in Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. It is administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Construction began on the trail in 1963 and the area was designated as a National Recreation Trail in 1982. There is a self-guided interpretive tour along the 3.3-mile (5.3 km) trail.
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  • This is a 3-mile hike. One uphill, one across the ridge, and one downhill. There is about 650' increase in elevation. The trail is mostly narrow, so it is a one-way loop with many switch-backs. With....  more »
  • Terrific, moderate level hike. Took us about 2 hours, but we stopped a LOT for pictures, etc. Absolutely stunning views of the western part of the lake.  more »

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