IRONMAN Coeur dAlene Vacation Rentals
Whether this is your first trip or a return to beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene, you are in for a spectacular event at this resort destination. Located along the shores of Lake Coeur d'Alene, IRONMAN Coeur d'Alene races along the scenic lake and through the majestic foot hills of Idaho.
Be sure your group of Triathletes books early for the best choice in homes with waterfront locations, hot tubs, steam saunas, full kitchens and much more. Nothing compares to the scenic beauty of Idaho's lakes and mountains and you can stay right among them with vacation rentals from Vacation Rental Authority. You too will discover a vacation rental home is much more affordable than hotel rooms and offers so much more in luxury.
Coeur d'Alene fills to capacity each June, during this exciting IRONMAN event. It has become a tradition for locals to open their own doors, renting their private residences to accommodate athletes and spectators!
Walking Distance to The Race
Downtown vacation rentals are exactly what you are looking for if you want to stay near the transition point and be within walking distance of the race. These homes book up to a year in advance so please plan ahead, prices are higher the closer you stay to the transition point.
A Short Drive to The Race
If you are ok with a short drive, you can save a bundle and get some great lodging choices. Lakefront homes are more available and offer a great location for training for the swim. Get acclimated to the water right off your own private dock. Many in town homes become available as well so you have more choices and lower rates than homes within walking distance.
About The Race
IRONMAN Coeur d'Alene is entering it's 10th year and this event just keeps getting more exciting each year. This event takes place each Spring on or near the last weekend of June and features a 2 loop 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike race with an 80 mile section that boats no turns. Finally a full 26 mile run completes the race for the well prepared athlete. All of this begins and ends from the centrally located transition Zone located along the shore of this beautiful resort lake, Lake Coeur d'Alene.
The Race Course
The swim begins right on the sandy shores of Lake Coeur d'Alene just off the boardwalk at City Park. The transition point is located in the park along with the many service providers and informational booths that support the IRONMAN event. The City Park is the hub of the race course and the run and bike portions start here as well. For a full map of the race course, visit the IRONMAN Triathlon website.
What About Coeur d'Alene
There are a lot of beautiful locations to run a race and go on vacation, but few are as spectacular as Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. If you are planning your trip to Coeur d'Alene early enough, you can plan a few days prior to the race and a few days after to enjoy the amazing lakes and mountains of Idaho. Be sure to make time to enjoy all this resort destination has to offer.