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Originally Posted by mtnbud View Post
I rode with a buddy from Thompson Falls To Sandpoint many years ago. My buddy planned the route. I remember we used side roads most of the way. Some of them were a little rough - paved but lots of potholes. It was a wonderful trip. We ate at a pizza place in Hope Idaho called the Ice House that was awesome. This may approximate the route. I 'll see if I can dig up any of my old notes from the trip.
That's definitely part of ACA's route south/east of Clark Fork until Harker Rd. that I took in '99 and '00. From there, I made a left on Harker and crossed the river on Heron. That's because the ACA route takes MT 56 from 200 towards Libby so you have to cross on Heron or you will miss the junction. As noted above, there was a short stretch on River Rd. and/or Clark Fork Rd. that was not paved. It was hard-packed dirt so it wasn't bad.
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