Road to Alaska Stop 2 – Coeur d’Alene, ID

The drive to Coeur d’Alene (population 54,628) wasn’t particularly scenic, but nonetheless, it was comfortable and uneventful. We camped at Blackwell Island RV Park less than 2 miles from the historic downtown. This family-owned and run business didn’t have “resort” in their name; however, it provided a number of amenities worthy of a resort. There were community facilities for relaxing, watching movies, and enjoying cookouts. The beach and dock areas were well designed and accommodating,…