Spirit Lake is well known for its outstanding bass and Kokanee salmon fishing and offers clear, warm, uncongested boating and flat glass water skiing. Served by two resorts, Spirit Lake has 12 miles of shoreline, is 4.5 miles long and one mile wide. 100 feet at its deepest. Spirit Lake is the highest of all small lakes in North Idaho with an elevation of 2,400 feet and is one of only two sealed bottom lakes in the world. SandPoint is 30 minutes north and Coeur d'Alene is 30 minutes south, and one hour from Spokane, Spirit Lake has easy access to cities, while maintaining the small town atmosphere. Rathdrum, Hayden Lake, and Athol are the closest communities. With timber land and majestic waterfront views it is a retreat to see the beautiful water of this fascinating "Lake of the Spirits".