Great Summer Vacations in Sandpoint, Idaho

 

Sandpoint City Beach

Sandpoint City Beach

Sandpoint, Idaho is the best getaway under the sun and under the stars: Unique shops, galleries and restaurants in downtown Sandpoint; Mountain biking, hiking and summer chair lift rides at Schweitzer Mountain; Boating and fishing on Lake Pend Oreille; the Annual Arts & Crafts Fair at City Beach; and, of course, great music at The Festival at Sandpoint.  This year the Festival at Sandpoint runs August 6-16, 2009 and with 8 major concerts planned, you don’t want to miss it.  By planning your vacation early, you can get great discounts on tickets and activities in and around the Sandpoint area.

Sandpoint is home to Schweitzer Mountain Ski and Summer Resort and this summer, they are gearing up for a fantastic season.  With the new family-friendly, 6 mile mountain bike trail, there are more ways than ever to enjoy Schweitzer Mountain this summer.  Let the Great Escape Quad lift whisk you to the to of the mountain where you can enjoy wildlife in it’s natural environment, miles of trails for hiking or biking and in season, huckleberry picking.  With the great packages being offered this summer, your family will get “adventure money” good toward all kinds of cool adventures for every night you stay, including Silverwood Theme Park and Boulder Beach Water Park.

A visit to downtown Sandpoint will reveal all kinds of interesting shops, famous and local artist studios, fun eateries and the most beautiful city beach and park you could hope for.  With glistening white sand fronting Lake Pend Orielle, picnic tables and wading pools for the little ones, it is the perfect place for a picnic lunch and swimming.

TMI Tours has great mountain vacation packages and information on rates and discounts that will be available this summer for the Sandpoint area.  Call us for details and availability at 1-800-975-7775 or email [email protected]