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Travel Blogs from Coeur d'Alene
... I took pictures and this was in the age before digital cameras were around. I put the pictures on my wall and one day I came to the realization that all these friends would be gone in a few days. I had all these memories of my years here at Coeur d'Alene and all of these memories would simply be memories. I have fell out of touch with most of those friends and it was extremely hard to leave this place. CDA stole my heart and I felt like ...
... hosted a bon voyage party for us on Saturday and it was great to see everyone and say goodbye (for now)! They also bought a motor home and we were able to test it out first. We went fishing on Lake Roosevelt too. It was such a fun day. A highlight was seeing the mountain goats on the side of the mountain. Just amazing!
We leave for Vancouver tomorrow and the cruise leaves the next day! It's finally here! SO ...
On the 10th of August we made our first stop in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho! We arrived at around 7 and got to hang out with some great friends! Today we got to spend all day on the lake and relax. Erin, Nicole and David really found the fun in jumping off the dock as well as tubing and knee boarding! After a long fun day with friends and a great salmon dinner, we are around a campfire, lakeside, playing ...
... western side of Idaho.
Heading north out of Lewiston toward Coeur D'Alene I climbed up to a high plains area where I was greeted by a 20 degree temperature drop and very high cross winds. I stopped the moto to add layers of clothing to keep me warm for the rest of the ride. The geography from Lewiston to Coeur d'Alene (CDA) is mostly rolling hills on a high plain of 3000 feet ...
... We saw a huge herd of ranched buffalo. We entered the Bitterroot Mountain Range. We found Plains. We found Paradise. We missed a turnoff. We picnicked by what we think was the Clark Fork (river). We came again into what I dubbed "stereotypical Montana scenery": the river, the rocks, the aspens, the pines, the mountains, the blue sky.
We peaked the Bitterroot Range (at Lookout Pass), crossed into Idaho, and crossed ...
Other places to stay in Coeur d'Alene
1500 Riverstone Drive, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $149
506 W Appleway Avenue, Coeur d'Alene | 3 star hotelfrom $141
702 W Appleway, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $76
2300 West Seltice Way , Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $155
333 Ironwood Ave., Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $110
2209 E. Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $116
2303 N 4th Street, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $79
2200 Northwest Blvd, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $93
280 West Appleway, Coeur d'Alene | 2 star hotelfrom $96
330 W Appleway, Coeur d'Alene | Hotelfrom $66