“The goal of the Association shall be the improvement and ultimate preservation of the historic natural values of Twin Lakes for all users.”
A 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization #82-0394746 – Incorporated October 4, 1956
A Little About Us
Twin Lakes, previously named Fish Lake, became a popular vacation spot in the early
A Rich History
Twin Lakes, previously named Fish Lake, became a popular vacation spot in the early 1900’s. People arrived at the lake by horse-drawn wagon or train. Several steam-powered boats served the lake by picking people up and ferrying them to their destinations and by delivering groceries to vacationers’ cabins. Twin Lakes had a sociable atmosphere created by various hotels, resorts, dance halls and boat parades. Bing Crosby, prior to his notoriety, and his cohorts performed locally and were known to canoe to Rathdrum via the creek on Saturday evening.
Beautiful Northern Idaho
The two lakes, joined by a channel, are about five miles long. There are currently over 684 residences around Twin Lakes. The lakes have remained throughout the years an enticing and unpretentious place for recreation including fishing, swimming, boating
Five miles north of Rathdrum, ID on Highway 41.