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Circling Raven flies high with first-class course conditions, golf and retail merchandise, tailored events and customer service

Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel amenity is a leader in the Pacific Northwest and the industry

(Worley, Idaho; August 10, 2020) – Few courses in America offer value like Circling Raven, the renowned golf club conveniently located in Idaho’s panhandle between Spokane (WA) and Coeur d’Alene (ID). From superb putting surfaces and green fees well lower than competitors of similarly acclaimed stature, to a variety of programs and a retail shop that has twice been named the best resort pro shop in the country by the PGA of America, the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel amenity is leader in the Pacific Northwest and the industry.

Circling Raven Pro Shop

Despite not selling rounds at peak season rates this year in deference to the difficult conditions created by the pandemic, total revenues are up over 2019 year to date, a testament to how much golfers appreciate Circling Raven and how often they play, purchase merchandise, and participate in tailored events.

Said events range from those designed for avid, frequent golfers (Saturday morning “shootouts”) and couples (“date nights”), to family days and concerts “on the green.” A full list can be found at First-class customer service is at the core of everything Circling Raven does. From the moment guests arrive they know they’re appreciated and that the team will do everything possible to enhance their experience.

In addition to pure golf, Circling Raven – created by golf course architect Gene Bates – offers guests of the casino resort a convenient, safe, fun place to rest, relax, and recreate. Circling Raven Stay-and-Play Packages begin at $249 and include one night’s stay, double occupancy, and two rounds each at Circling Raven.

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About Circling Raven Golf Club and Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel
Owned and operated by the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, Circling Raven is in the scenic Idaho panhandle approximately 55 minutes from Spokane International Airport (GEG). Measuring 7,189 yards from the rear tees, the 18-hole layout sprawls magnificently through 620 acres of woodlands, wetlands, and Palouse grasses. Its gleaming white sand bunkers are large and strategically placed and its hole variety ingenious. The course will host the Circling Raven Championship in August, a Symetra “Road to the LPGA” Tour event.

Other Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel amenities and activities include the full-service Spa Ssakwa’q’n (pronounced Sock-wock-en); 300 hotel rooms; bars, restaurants, lounges, and eateries; cultural immersion options; and more. The casino completed a $15 million renovation of its gaming floor and Events Center in 2019. Circling Raven has garnered numerous best-in-kind honors since opening, including being rated a Top 100 Resort Course, Best in State, and a Top U.S. Casino Course. Its golf shop has won national and regional awards for its excellence and its variety of products, displays, and performance.

Dan Shepherd,, 703-403-5317
Yvette Matt,, 208-661-3698