October 15-18, 2013 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
The Coeur d’Alene Resort is in the heart of down town Coeur d’Alene. Just a short stroll over The Resort Skybridge, you will find one of the West’s premier shopping experiences at The Resort’s Plaza Shops, with original art, collectible antiques, designer fashions, unique gifts and Lake City souvenirs. Past the Plaza Shops, you’ll discover even more specialty shops, art galleries, brewpubs and coffee houses, all offering a relaxing atmosphere.
The Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course, Home of the World's Only Floating Green: The Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course is nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains on the shores of beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene in North Idaho.
The Spa Coeur d’Alene: Relax and renew in a 30,000-square foot facility with treatment rooms overlooking the picturesque lake.
Conference Guest Room Rates: Please identify The National Registry Conference to receive the conference group rate. The conference rate is available October 14-20, 2013 if you would like to extend your stay over the weekend. Group rate cut off date is September 14, 2013
Lake Tower $199.00, Park Tower $149.00 North Wing $129.00
Activities within walking distance of the hotel:
Tubbs Hill Park: Bring your tennis shoes and enjoy 120 acres of natural parkland with miles of hiking trails
Board Walk: The Coeur d'Alene Boardwalk is the longest floating boardwalk in the world. Owned by the Coeur d'Alene Resort, the Boardwalk is open to the public year-round. The length is about 3,300 feet (about 2/3rds of a mile). With great panoramic views of Lake Coeur d'Alene, it's well worth the stroll.
Museum of Northern Idaho: Discover the rich history of the Coeur d'Alene Region
Shopping and Dining: The Resort’s Plaza Shops, with original art, collectible antiques, designer fashions, unique gifts and Lake City souvenirs. Past the Plaza Shops, you will discover even more specialty shops, art galleries, brewpubs, coffee houses, and restaurants. Downtown Coeur d’Alene features over 100 merchants in a 6 block area.
Coeur d’Alene City Park and Fort Sherman Playground: 17 acres in size and located west of downtown on the waterfront.
Spokane International Airport (GEG), Spokane Washington
Airlines: Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United/United Express, US Airways
Airport Shuttle: Hotel shuttle rate of $69.00 for round trip transportation from Spokane International Airport. Please schedule your airport shuttle with the Coeur d’Alene Resort when reserving your guest room.
Parking: Hotel provided a special overnight parking rate of $10.00 per night
City Link: Free public transportation
Coeur d’Alene Casino Cultural Dinner Event
Take a shuttle to the Coeur d’Alene Casino to experience a unique cultural event with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe. The evening will start off with a reception, followed by stories, a traditional tribal dinner, and entertainment by the Shooting Stars Tribal Dancers. Enjoy grilled elk sirloin with a wild huckleberry relish, smoked Columbia River Salmon, wild rice pilaf with wild morel mushrooms, wild roasted baby white carrots, fry bread with butter, honey comb, and wild huckleberry jam, and huckleberry cheese cake. Take some time to enjoy gaming and other amenities available at the Coeur d’Alene Casino before and after the event. Various shuttle departures will allow for additional time to experience all the casino has to offer.
Thursday Late Afternoon
Bid on baskets that other registries prepared from their states. Proceeds go to The National Registry Alliance.
State Registries; don’t forget to start planning your basket for the Silent Auction. It’s always fun to see what each state puts together.
Mish-an-Nock Luncheon Cruise
Board the Coeur d’Alene Cruise Fleet’s, Mish-an-Nock, for an afternoon Luncheon Cruise. The Mish-an-Nock, built in 1968 and recently remodeled by Captain Fred Finney, is 107 feet long, 33 feet wide, and powered by two 165-horse Cat Diesel engines with total horsepower of 330.
At the beginning of the luncheon cruise, the National Registry Alliance will host the Town Hall Meeting. This will be followed by an afternoon on beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene to Beauty Bay to watch the beginning of the annual return of the bald eagles to the Northern Idaho region.