• Post Falls Dam

  • Photographed by Tom Holman

Priest Lake State Park

Quartz View Trail #179
LENGTH: 6 miles (one way)
SKILL LEVEL: Moderate to Difficult
SEASON: May to October

Quartz View Trail #179
Part of the Peewee/Steep Creek trail system. The trail system is a series of interconnected loops and each trail can be accessed from several different points. Some loops gain elevations that view the Priest & Pend Orielle River Valleys. Some sections are located on the old road bed while others are steep and rocky.


Approx. 3.5 miles up Hwy 57 turn onto the Pennisula Road. Travel approx. 4 miles. Turn left on Forest Service Rd. #334 (Gleason-McAbee Falls Rd.), which is right before the Green Owl Tavern and continue 1 mile. Trailhead is located past the gravel pit on the left.


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