Center Of The Universe And What Revolves Around It


Walk around Wallace and you will find this marker located at the Center of the Universe.

Wallace, Idaho is the self proclaimed “Center of the Universe”.  Enjoy  the local restaurants, antique stores, bars (featuring micro brews), museums, coffee houses, silver shops and more.  Take a trolley around town or grab a walking tour map for an easy stroll to see more historical homes and sites.

Take a hike on the Pulaski Trail or visit Settlers Cedar Grove. Take your bicycle and ride the Trail of the Coeur d’ Alene or ATV over the

Ride your ATV through abandoned railway tunnels near Wallace.

old railroad track byway.  Feeling adventurous?, try the Silver Streak Zipline and view the forest and mountains from a different view.

Walk around and check out the scenery and beauty that Wallace has in store for you. This area offers year round activities where you can have fun riding your snowmobile, ATV, hiking, biking, fishing or skiing.



Enjoy snowboarding or skiing at Look Out Pass or Silver Mountain Ski Resorts.

Wallace is located between two ski resort areas (Lookout Pass and Silver Mountain) which are just minutes away.

Dante’s Peak starring Pierce Bronson, Linda Hamilton and Jaime Renee Smith was filmed in 1997 in and around Wallace.  Many locals took part in the film as extras and enjoy talking about the experience (the volcano was painted in for the film-no worries).  Don’t feel like driving?,  public transportation is available  by riding the Silver Express. Transportation is free and covers the Silver Valley and even goes to Couer d’Alene.

Part of downtown Wallace