Roman Nose Trail
LENGTH: 3-4 miles (round trip)
ENDURANCE LEVEL: easy
SKILL LEVEL: beginner
ELEVATION: 100 to 500 ft; 1,300 ft to summit
SEASON: late June-October
Region: North Idaho
Location: Bonners Ferry—Selkirk Mountains
Family Friendly? Yes, age 5 and above
Hike Description: This trail features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and fishing and is best used from May until October.This well-traveled trail gives hikers easy access to some of the most beautiful terrain in the Selkirk Mountains. From the trailhead, hikers can reach three different lakes and a scenic interpretive loop that provides captivating views of the lower lake. Those who are willing to take on an off-trail scramble can also get stunning views of the Selkirk Crest from the top of the 7,260-ft Roman Nose Peak.
Remember to dress for the weather and bring your hiking essentials.