What you need to know before you go

You will need to purchase a recreation access permit and review the IEP rules of use. There are 4 types of permits available:  Individual annual ($50), Family annual ($80), Daily motorized ($15/vehicle), and Non-motorized daily ($2.50/person). Permits may be purchased from our network of local vendors.

 

  • Whites Outdoors, 4002 E Ferry, Spokane, WA (near Spokane Co. fair and expo center)
  • Black Sheep Sporting Goods, 3534 N Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, ID
  • Hauser Market and Smoke Shop, 17305 W Hwy 53, Hauser Lake, ID
  • Hico Convenience/Gas Store (Exxon), 15963 N Hwy 41, Rathdrum
  • Millers Food City, 31964 N 5th Ave, Spirit Lake
  • Levi's Minit Market, W 109 4th St, Deer Park, WA
  • Liberty Lake City Hall, 22710 E Country Vista Dr, Liberty Lake, WA
  • Morning Bear Coffee, 320 Center Avenue, Suite A, Northport, WA 99157. Hours are 7AM-4PM, Monday-Saturday.  Closed on Sunday.

Empire Trails is now open. 

Empire Trails (non-motorized bicycle and hiking trail) located near Spirit Lake. Daily non-motorized permit $2.50 or purchase an annual permit for unimited use.

Weather

Weather conditions in mountainous terrain is subject to sudden changes. We recommend that you be prepared for wet, cold, and windy conditions even during summer months.

 

For those accessing back country behind closed gates during our off season, be aware that changing snow conditions can make travel treacherous.  What you can travel over during the early morning hours can become soft and uncrossable by mid morning.

 

We strongly advise that you share your planned route and itinerary with a responsible person. If you are the responsible person and someone you know has not returned when expected, call our 24 hour hotline at 866-437-7722.

 

For site specific information you can call our toll free number, 866-437-7711, between 9 am-4 pm.

 

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A reminder:

2018 firewood gathering season ends October 15. It will restart Memorial Day weekend 2019.

ALERTS & UPDATES

 

10/5/2018

IEP update on current logging activity:

M-8 will be closed during the day for logging activity. It should be open in the evenings and on the weekends. 

There is logging truck activity on the Thompson Creek (before the host site and mm10 past the host site), M-40, M-41 and the M-7. 

 

Please check each land owners page for updated information concerning the fire dangers and restrictions.

ATV's must be 50" or less to go around closed gates.

Empire Trails is open.

Empire Trails is open for summer bike riding and hiking.

 

Empire Trails (non-motorized bicycle and hiking trail) located near Spirit Lake. Daily non-motorized permit $2.50 or purchase an annual permit for unlimited use.

Be sure to check out the IEP printable maps!

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Quality Services, Inc.

P O Box 1162

Spirit Lake, ID 83869

 

Phone: 208/623-2539

Fax: 208/623-6618

E-mail: qsist@frontier.com

 

 

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