In 2018, through the generosity of Xmas Hills, LLLC and in loving memory of Caroline Farnsworth, 9B Trails acquired more than 1100 acres of private land to develop hiking, biking, equestrian, snowshoeing and Nordic trails for the public to use and to enjoy.
Located on the outskirts of Bonners Ferry, more than 25 miles for trail users of all levels of skill and ability are designed. The Enchanted Forest is a rare gem and promises to offer a mystical adventure through a magical forested retreat.
Trail Activity: Mountain Biking, Hiking, Trail Running, Snowshoeing, Horses on roads and "skid roads" only.
Trailhead 1: 322 Hoot Owl Road, Bonners Ferry
Length: 6.7 Miles built to date
Difficulty: Intermediate - P.S. be ready for a fairly steady climb on the trails from the Hoot Owl Parking area.
Trail Facilities: Gravel Parking Lot, Kiosk, Portable Toilet (seasonal), Pack it in/Pack it out
Biking & Hiking Trail Descriptions:
Thank you all of our trail sponsors who have helped make The Enchanted Forest trail system a reality!
INNOVIA FOUNDATION: Grant for a new parking lot and trail signage.
EQUINOX: Grant for 2021 trail building crew.
KG & T SEPTIC: One portable toilet for 2020 season.
HANK WILLIS DENTISTRY: Trail Donation