Geophysical Sno-Park

Geophysical Sno-park is located in the Inland Northeast/Southeast region. This Sno-park features 7 miles of trails for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and more.
  • Trail Length: 7 miles
  • Elevation: 2,480 feet

Good to knows


See Sno-Park rules

Land Manager

Newport Ranger District
(509) 447-3129

Law Enforcement

Pend Oreille Sheriff's Office
(509) 447-3151

Directions & Maps

North of Newport. Highway 2 east across the Pend Oreille River. Immediately turn north at the end of the bridge onto Le Clerc Road (County Road 9305), 7.5 miles to Indian Creek Road (Co Rd 3029) east. Go 1.5 miles to trail head.


20 spaces

48.2538887, -117.121183

Non-motorized grooming

Non-motorized grooming reports

Grooming reports are provided on our website as they are given to us.
They don't represent the most accurate current conditions.

1/18/24: Groomed and Nordic track set on the 6-8” fresh light snow on all routes except Perspiration from Rough Ridge to Little Sweat Junctions do to fence replacement along the Geophysical Observatory boundary. Warmer temperatures with the possibility of a rain/snow mix are expected starting Saturday that may help preserve the current tracks. Be aware of wildlife in the area and wear layers.

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