The Clearwater River Valley is an area to be explored and “discovered”. The breadth of your experience will depend on your time and interests.
Our sparsely populated and scenic area has a wide variety of outdoor experiences with interspersed interpretive sites and attractions. Our rustic little towns are sprinkled with homey eateries and occasional shopping. Short excursions or day long trips are easily navigated from Reflections Inn.
If you prefer to kick back and relax, the peaceful and scenic atmosphere at Reflections Inn provides a homey and private place to enjoy the company of others or be alone with your thoughts.
• Soak in the hot tub
• Watch a movie
• Play a game
• Enjoy the scenery
• Read a book
• Take a walk
• Talk to a loved one
• Enjoy the wild life
Maps and points of interest are available for downloading at www.northcentralidaho.info . The North Central Idaho travel guide, DISCOVER, is available upon request; we highly recommend this publication full of rich and varied resources for exploration of the north central Idaho region.
Northwest Passage Scenic Byway Audio Tour, a travel companion CD or can be “borrowed” at various portals to our region or you can download mp3 audio files for use in your mp3 player as you travel through North Central Idaho. Click here for more information on the Audio Tour
History and Culture
Both can be visited as you travel to or from the inn or as a day excursion during your stay. These are our favorites:
• Lewis & Clark Trail
• Historical Museum at St. Gertrude
• Nez Perce National Historical Park
Adjacent to millions of acres of Wilderness and National Forests, the opportunities for outdoor experiences vary from a casual walk or bird watching to serious back country activities. Reflections Inn is within a short driving distance to the:
• Clearwater National Forest
• Nez Perce National Forest
Reflections Inn is located where spring and fall are mild, and summer days are warm and evenings are cool. The Inn offers a winter oasis within the snow-covered mountains. Outdoor sports are available year-round for all ages and abilities. We have included some links to nearby river outfitters that have served our guest well.
Fishing: The Clearwater and nearly Lochsa and Selway Rivers offer anglers a wide choice from fly fishing in the late summer and early fall to winter steelhead.
• Idaho Fish and Game
Horseback Riding: A day trip on horseback can be a great way to experience the wilderness. Ask your innkeeper for assistance in scheduling.
Jet Boats: Excursions on the Salmon and Snake Rivers can enhance your stay in our region. These trips are best paired with your travel to or from the inn to avoid lengthy drive times. Ask us for help in planning these.
Beaches and Swimming: During hot summer days (July and August), nearby beaches are available to refresh your body and sooth your soul. Ask us for our favorites.