The Coeur d’Alene Resort on the edge of beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene is the premier destination for meetings, conferences, and events in the Inland Northwest. The newly-renovated Conference Center and meeting spaces are an updated, modern setting that elevate any event. With delicious catering options, new technology, and unmatched customer service, meetings and events become memorable. With meetings spaces overlooking the sparkling lake, you may find yourself itching to get into the Northern Idaho outdoors; The Coeur d’Alene Resort offers multiple outdoor adventures, day trips, and team-building activities for groups to experience!
Nothing brings a group together quite like torpedoing over river rapids. The Spokane River is the ideal spot to float – or whitewater raft if you’re feeling brave. Guided half-day trips are the perfect afternoon escape after meetings! After your thrilling rafting, unwind with a cold drink on Whisper’s patio. An adventure in the Northern Idaho wilderness calls for a local treat – huckleberries! Whether you try a Huckleberry Mojito, Mimosa, or a shot of 44 North Huckleberry Vodka, you’ll know you had a true summer Idaho experience.
If you’re competitive – and let’s face it, who isn’t? – the Keep Your Boat A-Float Challenge is right up your ally! In this high-energy event,teams build a real boat from cardboard, plastic, and other everyday materials at The Resort. Get ready to get wet, the boat race on Lake Coeur d’Alene that follows the building is literally sink or swim (and definitely refreshing!).
With beautiful Tubbs Hill located next to The Resort, it’s a must-do outdoor walk! Grab your group and embark on a guided hike that offers unmatched lake views, hidden beaches, and a fun drawbridge. Keep your eye out for the iconic Floating Green of The Resort Golf Course as you follow the trail! Make sure to stop by Cafe Espresso & Juice Bar in the Plaza Shops after your hike to refresh and refuel with a smoothie or cold-pressed juice. You can even make your own acai or smoothie bowl with tons of yummy topping options like granola, seasonal berries and seeds. After sitting in meetings or participating in a conference it’s a welcome outing to stretch your legs and breath in some fresh Idaho air!
Timberline Adventures is the perfect outing for an adventurous group. Gaze over Lake Coeur d’Alene while you trek in the foothills to a unique zipline course. Seven zip lines and two sky bridges elevate your escape (literally!). This thrilling outing is the perfect way to relieve some stress and tension after long meetings and will definitely build connections within any group. Transportation is provided between The Resort and Timberline so all you need is an adventurous attitude and you’re set!
If the purpose of your trip to Coeur d’Alene is business, there are still ways to sneak in some outdoor fun. Team building and group camaraderie are both aspects that group outings from The Coeur d’Alene Resort will strengthen while having fun in the Northern Idaho outdoors. Even just sneaking a break between meetings to walk the Floating Boardwalk can feel like an adventure- did you know it’s the longest in the world? There’s so much to explore and do with your group at The Coeur d’Alene Resort you just might have to visit us again and again.
There’s always something new to discover in Coeur d’Alene, what will you try first?