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Coeur d'Alene Lake

Coeur d'Alene, ID
+1 855-990-0246
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Most beautiful lake in Idaho

If you want to see the most scenic and beautiful lake in the northwest, you have to come here. It's... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Chilly in October but the crowds were thin

We visited Coeur d'Alene over a long weekend in October. The boat trip around the lake was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Fed by waters from three different rivers, this pristine, 30-mile lake offers just about every water sport imaginable.
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Coeur d'Alene, ID
+1 855-990-0246
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Reviewed yesterday

If you want to see the most scenic and beautiful lake in the northwest, you have to come here. It's the main thing that convinced us to move to CDA.

Thank AllanPHD
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Coeur d'Alene over a long weekend in October. The boat trip around the lake was delightful, the hosts at the wine tasting shop downtown were friendly and generous, and the shops were pleasant if unremarkable.

Thank missinglynx1955
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've never seen lake coeur d'alene, it's worth the trip if traveling nearby. Gorgeous lake.....year round. Great downtown area with lake views, walking trails, restaurants and shops. Absolutely beautiful area.

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake has a nice bike path around it. We borrowed a couple bikes and rode several miles before turning around. I understand you can ride all the way around if ambitious enough. The path was well-maintained, and the lake was beautiful. Very pleasant way...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun town, lots of things to do and see. There is a beautiful lake a couple of blocks from main street. The city offers sightseeing boats to explore around the lake and parks to enjoy. Great shopping and restaurants. Many are family...More

Thank connieblais
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove around the snowy lakeside and loved the winter wonderland feeling. Quiet and serene on a snowy winter day.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice and awesome place to visit. Attending a wedding at the Hitching Post and then to Coeur d'Alene Lake for pics and cruise around the lake. A very wonderful place to visit for family and friends gatherings. Beautiful fall colors that time of...More

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Came here to visit friends and view the Christmas lights. Checked out the town and local eats. Also drove along the lake and saw so many bald eagles.Wow..so beautiful here.

Thank Marshalls157
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We like to get out of town occasionally and find Coeur d'Alene a good place to relax and enjoy good food and and a walk around the "Old Town".

Thank Vern R
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This lake is not only beautiful but much bigger than it might appear at first. Good of swimming and all kinds of water sports. There's a golf course right along the banks where you can drive a golf ball out to a floating island. Take...More

Thank TravelingFan22
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16 January 2018|
Response from Terry E | Reviewed this property |
Yes the beach is free There are parking lots where you pay. Or just park on the street for free, 2 hour limit in close. Or go about four blocks away for free all day. We drive a 33foot motorhome so go 4 blocks away.
28 May 2016|
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Response from Brian G | Reviewed this property |
Take the low trail to the west around tubs hill. You will find a beach at the southern most point. This location is nearby downtown CDA.
1 May 2016|
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Response from TeresaT T | Reviewed this property |
Northwest Lake Coeur d'Alene Scenic Cruises. My friend had a Groupon coupon two for one! Depending on the time of year you go, cruises (90 minutes) May through September were at: 12:30 or 2:30. There's a 4:30pm in... More