Looking for something to do? A Comfy Cottage is close to great attractions, activities, and areas of interest, most within easy walking distance or a short drive. 


Activities and Attractions


Sierra Mine Tour
Take a trolley to an Idaho silver mine

Bordello Museum
Learn about the town's colorful past

Walllace Mining Museum
Interprets the history of the industry that put Wallace on the map

Wallace Depot Museum
The railroad was central to the mining development of the area


Silver Streak Zipline Tours

Zip two different courses for fantastic views of mountains and the town.

Trail of the Coeur d'Alenes
This paved bike route stretches 71 miles from the Montana border through North Idaho, following the scenic Coeur d'Alene River

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Nearby Places of Interest

Cataldo Mission
Idaho's oldest building, built by Coeur d'Alene Indians and a Jesuit priest, is an easy 20 minute drive from Walllace.

Hiawatha Trail
This world-famous rails-to-trails bike ride takes you 16 miles, passing through 10 mountain tunnels and over seven railroad trestles.

Pulaski Trail
This route interprets the story of the disasterous 1910 forest fire and the miraculous survival of a Forest Fire fighting crew. 

Ski areas
Silver Mountain located at Kellogg just 10 minutes west of Wallace offers winter skiing and summer gondola rides and mountain bike trails. Lookout Pass Ski Resort, just 20 minutes east of Wallace, is the summer bike rental spot for riding the Hiawatha Trail, and in winter is a popular designation for skiing, especially with its Ski School for kids. 

Local Attractions

Annual Events

Depot Day
Dozens of vintage and collectible cars converge on Wallace for this annual event in May.

Gyro Days and Lead Creek Derby
A local tradition that dates back to Wallace's early days.

ATV Jamboree
Hundreds of ATVers come for the trail rides, road-e-o, parade and more.


Historic Wallace Accordion Jamboree
Bring your "squeeze to Wallace for this fun August event.


Huckeberry Festival and 5K Walk
Enjoy huckleberry delights, a fun run, street vendors and music.


Under the Freeway Flea Market
Every Labor Day, dozens of antique dealers and other vendors set up under the freeway for this three-day event


Fall For History

A three-day October event celebrating fall colors and rich history; workshops, dinner-show, historic home tour and more.