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Come aboard one of several exciting lake cruises to experience Lake Coeur d’Alene as it is intended to be viewed. Our family friendly cruises provide opportunities to view secluded lakefront homes of celebrities and sports stars. Visit one of the most unique and challenging golf holes, the world's only floating, movable island green, reachable only by boat. Daily scenic cruises, Sunset Dinner Cruises, Sunday Brunch Cruises and River Cruises along the St. Joe and Spokane River, include informational and historical narration.

The Lake Coeur d'Alene Cruise fleet departs daily from The Coeur d'Alene Resort all summer long for scenic tours, holiday specials, late morning brunch and evening sunset dinner cruises.

Over the winter holiday season, from the day after Thanksgiving through New Year's Day, experience Journey to the North Pole lake cruises to view The Coeur d'Alene Resort's spectacular holiday light displays. Other winter cruises include eagle watching adventure lake tours, highlighted by captivating views of the North American Bald Eagle.

Private charter cruises are available year-round.

Daily Scenic Cruise

Take in the extraordinary beauty of the lake on this scenic 90-minute cruise of Lake Coeur d'Alene's northern bays. See wildlife, secluded lake homes and the world's only floating, movable island golf green. Boarding on a first come, first serve basis at Independence Point.

  • 12:30 PM | May 15 - November 15
  • 2:30 PM | May 5 - October 3
  • 4:30 PM | May 15 - September 7
Adults: $27.25
Seniors (55+): $25.25
Children (ages 6 - 17): $16.25
Children (ages 5 & under): Free

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Daily Sunset Dinner Cruise

Dine at sunset on this 2-hour cruise and taste the culinary creations from The Coeur d'Alene Resort with a full dinner buffet. Enjoy Sunset carved USDA Choice Roast Beef and baked fresh Northwest Salmon. Boards at Independence Point. Prepaid reservations are required.

  • 7:30 PM | May 16 - August 31
  • 6:30 PM | September 1 - October 4
Adults: $59.00
Adults (ages 55+): $55.00
Children (ages 6 - 12): $35.00
Children (ages 5 & under): Free

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St. Joe River Cruise

Get ready for a full day on the lake with this 6-hour adventure, cruising the full length of Lake Coeur d'Alene to the St. Joe River, the highest navigable river in the world. Watch for birds and wildlife while learning about North Idaho's lumber industry and more. Buffet lunch included, featuring Buttermilk fried chicken, cole slaw, baked beans, warm biscuits and honey. Boards at Independence Point. Prepaid reservations are required.

  • 11:30 AM, Sundays Only | July 5 - October 25
Adults: $58.00
Adults (ages 55+): $56.00
Children (ages 6 - 17): $16.25
Children (ages 12 & under): Free

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Spokane River Cruise

Three-hour cruise to view a combination of amazing homes and naturally preserved waterfront. Optional River Chicken Dinner Buffet Available. Cruise includes historical and informational commentary.

  • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM | July 1 - September 9, Wednesdays
Tickets with Lunch Buffet ($14.75 less without lunch service)
Adults: $42.00
Seniors: $40.00
Children (6 - 17): $34.00
Children 5 & under): Free

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Yoga & Mimosa Cruises

Vinyasa with a view! Join us every Thursday in July and August for our 90-minute Yoga & Mimosa Cruises on beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene. Tasty snacks, cocktails, mimosa flights and more will be available for purchase on-board the cruise boat. Please bring your own Yoga Mat. Limited supplies will be available if needed. Yoga will take place on the upper deck, weather permitting. Boarding at Independence Point, 8:30 - 9:00 AM

  • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | July 2 - August 27, Thursdays
All Tickets: $26.25

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For more information on daily lake cruises, visit the Lake Coeur d'Alene Cruises website.

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