30-acre private wilderness setting yet 1 mile from downtown Sandpoint
Networked fabric of additional fabulous photo set locations to ‘fill the last shot’
On-site accommodations for 24 with established nearby hotel and other B&B relationships for crew overflow
On-site and catered full service Carafe services and meals available
Seasoned and professional staff (all of whom sign non-disclosures) and are used to full service high-end expectations
We can arrange for beating hearts of fur, feathers, hooves, tails, whiskers, tame or wild – available upon request. Not so easy to ‘catch’ but just as prevalent are geese, heron, osprey, Eagles, moose, deer, bear (caught one up a tree one day).
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Talus Rock Retreat offers an assortment of facilities from Tuscan nooks, East Indian crannies, and Parisian balconies to stunning mountain backdrops, sparkling ponds and waterfalls, and treelined fences and funky eclectic outbuildings, all within the same first-class location. Film and photos taken here result in breathtaking and stunning images oozing with character and interest.
Transportation to and from Spokane International Airport or even our own local Sandpoint Airport.
Ranked #1 in the nation for best tree skiing and Idaho’s best kept secret, Schweitzer Mountain is elevated at 6,400 ft and boasts 2 full-service lodges and 92 runs, 7 chairlifts and 2 quads. See all the way to Canada and Montana from the top!
Lake Pend Oreille: Over 40 miles long and 1,000 feet deep, this “Pendant of the Ear” has record trout (up to 45 lbs!) and plays host to all lake activities to enhance any summertime shoot.
Dr. Forrest Bird, inventor of the Bird Respirator and oxygen mask, was giving awards by both Presidents Bush and Obama for his contributions to the world. Check out his fabulous museum of inventors & inventions (from the toothpick to the Cabbage Patch doll) and WWII memorabilia with over 18 planes. Einstein is alive and in our backyard (and at 92 is the oldest active helicopter pilot in North America!)
Find glacier lakes tucked within the easily accessible hiking trails.
Surrounded by state and national forestlands in the Selkirk, Cabinet and Bitterroot mountain ranges, the Sandpoint area has countless roads and trails for hikers and mountain bikers. Listed below are five good hikes or rides on singletrack and jeep trails, but many more exist.