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 3.3mi trail.
The two main types of trees along the trail are Ponderosa Pine and Douglas Fir.
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  • Not far from downtown Coeur d'Alene, this trail is fairly short as you can get it done in 1 to 1.5 hrs. Pretty rapid accent to the top of the ridge where there is beautiful views of two bays of the la...  more »
  • Nice hike with beautiful views. It’s a bit of a climb but there are switchbacks and resting spots if you need them. Other hikers were spread out so most of the time we were alone. Once at the summit t...  more »

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