Kootenai National Forest is a vast region of luscious forestry with towering trees, rushing cascades, and lakes that reflect the large mountain ranges that backdrop them. As such, your family will have access to outdoor activities that are complemented by beautiful scenes. Your adventures will not only be fun, it’ll be picture perfect. Engage in some kayaking fun in Lake Koocanusa and Kootenai River. Don’t have too much fun or you’ll end up in Canada. Journey the Pacific Northwest Trail, a long hiking trail that crosses several national forests and scenic points. You can hike or bike through the region, and you’ll be rewarded with hilltop viewpoints. Complement your camping experience in the region by camping in one of these family-friendly accommodations. Hosting amenities like indoor heating, running water and multiple beds, your family will have a good time even when resting. Start below.