Coeur d'Alene Lake
Coeur d'Alene Lake
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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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  • Santaone
    Miramar, Florida70 contributions
    Beautiful lake
    Walk around lake Couer d’Alene is beautiful anytime of the day. There is cruise on the lake, downtown shopping close by and tons of restaurants. Tubs Hill overlook is just blocks away.
    Visited April 2023
    Written 3 May 2023
  • sharrongeg
    Henderson, Nevada3,267 contributions
    So Beautiful!
    A group of 50 and 60 something 1st cousins came to the lake for a day. Such a beautiful lake! We wanted to take the sea-plane tour, but they were not answering their phone. One cousin had a boat on the W side of the lake and it was so pretty! Such clear water. We really liked that the downtown area of the lake area was easily accessible.
    Visited July 2023
    Written 24 July 2023
  • Bergind
    137 contributions
    Summer days on the lake.
    We had no trouble finding parking. Thoroughly enjoyed the beach by the Fort Sherman park. We enjoyed the playground there too. Water was clear and would say luke warm. Oh a hot summer day it was great.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 3 August 2023
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Kim D
San Diego, CA2 contributions
Oct 2023 • Family
Beautiful, huge lake. We took a 2-hour cruise and it was totally worth it. Learn a little about this gem in Idaho, and it was our first time in Idaho.
Written 23 October 2023
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Monique H
Bothell, WA15 contributions
Aug 2023 • Couples
Loved the place and took a ferry tour around the lake.water front parking lot fee $2-3 hr but if you willing to walk a bit , you will be able find free parkings
Written 11 October 2023
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Bergind
merrrimack, nh137 contributions
Aug 2023 • Friends
We had no trouble finding parking. Thoroughly enjoyed the beach by the Fort Sherman park. We enjoyed the playground there too. Water was clear and would say luke warm. Oh a hot summer day it was great.
Written 4 August 2023
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sharrongeg
Henderson, NV3,267 contributions
Jul 2023
A group of 50 and 60 something 1st cousins came to the lake for a day. Such a beautiful lake!

We wanted to take the sea-plane tour, but they were not answering their phone.

One cousin had a boat on the W side of the lake and it was so pretty! Such clear water. We really liked that the downtown area of the lake area was easily accessible.
Written 24 July 2023
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Leah
Seattle, WA1 contribution
Jul 2023 • Couples
The lake is amazing and the cycling is incredible! We stayed at a condo near the lake and could walk everywhere.
Written 16 July 2023
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Santaone
Miramar, FL70 contributions
Apr 2023
Walk around lake Couer d’Alene is beautiful anytime of the day. There is cruise on the lake, downtown shopping close by and tons of restaurants. Tubs Hill overlook is just blocks away.
Written 3 May 2023
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Judith S
Portland, Oregon, United States19 contributions
Mar 2023 • Friends
Wonderful views, great place to swim, great restaurants, shopping is versatile especially if you're looking for vintage goods.
Written 14 April 2023
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JudyCTrip
Perth, Australia166 contributions
Mar 2023
I suspect anytime of year is wonderful to visit this lake - the snowy scene early Sunday morning was sparkly and special. Recommended for a wander.
Written 14 March 2023
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Scott B
Lakewood, Colorado, United States28 contributions
Feb 2023
The lake are surrounding area is beautiful. I highly recommend it whether you want to play in the water, go for a hike, go fishing, of go for a bike ride.
Written 20 February 2023
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Howard O
6 contributions
Sep 2022
We've been coming to Couer d'Alene for years and it never gets old. Florida doesn't hold a candle to this place.
Written 13 September 2022
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