Geophysical Nordic Ski and Mtn Bike Trail is a 6.6 mile moderately trafficked trail located near Newport, WA and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and mountain biking and is accessible year-round.
Directions from Newport: Proceed east through Old Town and across the bridge over the Pend Oreille River on US Hwy. 2. Turn north on the road immediately following the bridge. You are now on LeClerk County Road #9305. Follow LeClerk for about 7.5 miles until it intersects with Indian Creek Road. Turn east onto Indian Creek and follow it for 1.5 miles. You will see a large parking area. The trailhead will be on your left.
Rating this trail I have two ratings for it. Frist I would have to give it just 2 stars for hiking. It would be a great cross country ski route but for hiking it was just like walking in our back yard. No sites to see just woods. However, I give it a 5 stars for marking the trails. There is no way you could get lost. I would recommend it for someone that has a difficult hiking and still wants to get out in the woods. This is a simple walk and there are several different trails to take.