New to the area? Looking for the best places to stay and play during your stay in Coeur d'Alene? Whether you come from near or far, let Live Coeur d'Alene serve as your guide to our community. In this collection, explore some of our favorite go-to destinations for things to do, restaurants to visit, and articles to get you familiarized with traveling to the Coeur d'Alene area.
Located in the Inland Northwest and the Northern part of Idaho, Coeur d'Alene is a rapidly growing rural community - It is actually the largest North Idaho city. Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, is a Spokane satellite city, roughly a 30-40 minute drive from town. Besides, CdA is just a short few hours' drive away from Sandpoint, ID, and the Canadian border.
Spokane is roughly a 33-minute drive from Coeur d'Alene, with easy access using I-90. The I-90 connects Coeur d'Alene and Spokane - A widely trafficked interstate running through Coeur d'Alene and Spokane, also connecting us to Montana. For those looking for a solid bike ride on one of our area's many trails, you could consider a road bike ride from Lake Coeur d'Alene Drive all the way to Spokane, WA - This is roughly a 3-4 hour, 32-mile idea, depending on speed and agility.