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The lush valley of the St. Joe River is the spectacular setting for the town of St. Maries. The mountains, rivers, lakes, and forests provide a scenic back for the town. Some of the best boating and water recreation anywhere can be found in St. Maries on the St. Joe River, St. Maries River, Coeur d’Alene Lake, and other lakes and rivers surrounding the area. The St. Joe is a free-flowing 120 mile river offering adventures from whitewater rafting to peaceful float trips.
St. Maries (which is located about 2.5 hours from the Canadian border) is the county seat of Benewah County and has a population of about 2800. Find out more about St. Maries »