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2012 Western Regional Space Grant Meeting



The Coeur d'Alene Resort

115 S. 2nd Street
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

Tele: 208.765.4000

Conference Center -  Spa -  Golf -  Lake Cruises

The golf course day rate is $270 per player.  The Resort will extend a special group rate of $160.00 (tax and surcharge included) for all members of our group during your stay.

All specific details will be handled by The Coeur d’Alene Resort Golf Course staff.  The Golf Course can be reached at (208) 667-GOLF.  This special group rate includes water taxi to the course, 18 holes of golf, golf cart, unlimited floating practice balls, personalized bag tag, forecaddie and complimentary warm-up sports massage.  Please note that a forecaddie is provided and required for each foursome and they do work on gratuities (customary is $25 per player).  To facilitate our Guest Service team, it is important that group pairings be received forty-eight (48) hours prior to your scheduled start time.


Hotel Reservations

Call 800.688.5253 and reference the “Western Regional Space Grant Meeting” (group code SPACE).

Reservations must be made by August 17, 2012

It is very important that the meeting attendees reserve their hotel room under
our block as we have promised the hotel a certain number of guests and we are
liable for those rooms.

Dates: Thursday, September 27 – Saturday, September 29, 2012

Hotel Rates: Premier Rooms $249 per night / Deluxe Rooms $189 per night



Meeting Registration Fee: $375 until May 31, 2012 ($475 after May 31, 2012)

Guest Meal Package: $230 (includes banquet on Thursday, breakfast and lunch on Friday and breakfast on Saturday).  A ticket for only the Thursday evening banquet can be purchased for $120.


The agenda for the Western Regional Meeting has now been finalized!     Agenda



Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Spokane, WA is the closest airport.  The Spokane Airport is approximately 40 miles from The Resort in
Coeur d'Alene.

A Coeur d'Alene Resort shuttle can be reserved for $69 per person round-trip, but a reservation must be made 24 hours in advance.
Call 800.688.5253 ext. 7133 to reserve.


Optional Excursion

Thursday, September 27

Silver Valley Mine Tour (9:00 am - 3:30 pm)
The Sierra Silver Mine Tour at historic Wallace, the silver capital of the world, is the only tour of this kind in the Northwest.  The tour offers a rare and exciting opportunity to personally experience the underground world of mining.  We will board a trolley and hard hats will be issued at the portal.  Lunch will be served at the 1313 Club in downtown Wallace.

$90 per person


Cruising Social and Banquet

Thursday, September 27

Boarding will be begin for the lake cruise social at 4:30 pm at the boardwalk marina dock, located at the East side of the Coeur d'Alene Resort.  We will be cruising the lake on the Coeur d'Alene Cruise Boat over to the Resort Event Center where we will have dinner.  Light hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served on the boat.  We will begin boarding the boat at 10:00 pm to return to the Resort.

Please note the boat will be leaving the dock promptly at 5:00pm and the CDA Resort will not allow the boat to return to the dock to pick up late people.  If people happen to miss the boat, the CDA Resort can provide transportation over to the event center for the banquet that begins at  7:00pm.