Things to do


  • Artwalk
  • Bird Watching
  • Blueberry, Raspberry, Huckleberry, and Mushroom picking
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Climbing
  • Cycling
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hayrides
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Lake Pend O’reille Cruise
  • Lakeview Park
  • Mountain Biking
  • North Idaho Native Plant Arboretum
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Rodeo
  • Silverwood Theme Park
  • Seaplane Tours
  • Stand-Up Paddle Boarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis Courts
  • The Healing Garden
  • Triple Play Family Fun Park
  • Tubing
  • Waterskiing


  • Ice Skating
  • Ice Fishing
  • Skiing – downhill and cross-country
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowshoeing
  • Tubing


  • Antiquing
  • Art Galleries
  • Bird Aviation and Innovation Museum
  • Bowling
  • Concerts
  • Craft Shows
  • Farragut Naval Training Center
  • Indoor Rock Climbing
  • Litehouse Foods/Dressing
  • Movie Theater
  • Shopping
  • Society Museum
  • Wine Tasting


Lost in the 50’sMid May
Sandpoint Bicycle Film FestivalEarly June
The Festival at SandpointLast week in July & first week in August
Sunday Concerts on the LawnEvery Sunday beginning in July
Wooden Boat FestivalSecond weekend in July
Long Bridge SwimFirst week of July
Bonner RodeoSecond week of August
Bonner County FairSecond and third week of August
Idaho Draft Horse and Mule InternationalThird week of September


In response to the recent development of the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to follow the latest advice and recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the local authorities in Sandpoint, Idaho. For up-to-date information and further details, please refer to the Idaho State Guidelines

Talus Rock Retreat has strong processes and support teams in place as we remain OPEN during this time. All staff has been informed in detail on essential preparatory and prevention measures – ranging from hygiene measures including increased cleaning and sanitizing frequency to social distancing standards.

We are continuously monitoring and following the changes in recommendations and guidelines of the local governments and the local health authorities, to continue working towards providing the best service possible while safeguarding the safety of our guests and associates, within the requirements issued by such local authorities.If you have questions regarding your reservation or our COVID-19 cancellation policy, please call us directly at 208-255-8458 or send us an email at

Stay healthy and safe,
The Talus Rock Retreat Team