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How to Tow A Tube

Tubing is a popular lake activity in the summertime, and for good reason. It’s safer than some water sports and doesn’t need professional training or certifications. Tubing is also a great lake activity for families. From loading up the boat to whipping around on the water, the memories your family will share during tubing will…

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How to Safely Operate a Jet Ski

The exhilarating feeling of racing over the water is the perfect way to spend a hot summer day. Now that summer is in full swing, it’s time to get on the water with a jet ski. Before you go, here are some jet ski safety tips to keep in mind. Life Jackets Make Jet Skiing…

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Are Longer Paddle Boards More Stable?

Paddle boards are an inexpensive, fun way to explore the lake. They look like surfboards, but more relaxing and potentially easier to get the hang of. However, if you’re not exactly the most coordinated or balanced person, you may realize it’s not as easy as it looks. Some of us spend our first few sessions…

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Sport Boat vs. Pontoon Boat – What’s the Difference?

One of the most popular North Idaho pastimes is exploring the nearby lakes and rivers on a boat with friends and family. If you are visiting North Idaho, make sure to add boating to your bucket list. When you visit Lake Coeur d’Alene, you should visit The Coeur d’Alene Resort and check out one of…

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Jet Ski Rental – Is It Safe For Children?

Riding jet skis around the lake is one of many fun activities to enjoy in Coeur d’Alene over the summer. For most, renting a jet ski makes more sense than buying one outright. However, there are many questions regarding safety, especially when it comes to children. After all, jet skis are complex machines that can…

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Where to Safely Paddle Board on Lake Coeur d'Alene

Are you planning a trip to Lake Coeur d’Alene in the near future? If so, you’ve chosen a great location. There are plenty of things to do in this lake town, from shopping and restaurants to boating and water activities.  One activity that is popular here is paddle boarding. This water sport is perfect for…

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Tubbs Hill – Then and Now

Tubbs Hill is one of downtown Coeur d’Alene’s biggest attractions. Situated right next to the CDA resort on Lake Coeur d’Alene, Tubbs Hill is a popular destination among families and outdoor adventurers seeking a fun day outside, with challenging hikes and stunning views.  Before it became a special landmark, though, it actually had other functions…

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Enjoying Winter on Lake Coeur d’Alene

Winter is almost here and while we’re sad to see boating season end, we’re excited for all to come! Many people think of Coeur d’Alene as a summer town but there are actually tons of things to do here during winter. Want to know how to enjoy winter on Lake CDA this year? Keep reading…

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Higgens Point- A Hidden Gem on Lake Coeur d’Alene

Looking for a new place to explore along Lake Coeur d’Alene? You should visit Higgens Point! Located just outside downtown Coeur d’Alene, this location is a local favorite with beautiful lake views and fun hiking trails. Want to learn more about one of Lake Coeur d’Alene’s hidden gems? Keep reading below! Where is it? Just…

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Why Coeur d'Alene? A Brief History of North Idaho's Vacation Destination

Every summer, people flock to the inland northwest’s premier destination – Lake Coeur d’Alene. It is a favorite of many, ranging from every day families to high-class celebrities. If you’ve ever had the pleasure of visiting, you know why. If you haven’t, you’re probably very intrigued.  Want to learn more about Coeur d’Alene Idaho’s history…

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