Hayden and Hayden Lake
Chamber of Commerce

157 W. Hayden Avenue • Hayden, ID 83835
Phone: 208-762-1185
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The Chamber office is a business resource and visitor information center located in the heart of Hayden on W. Hayden Ave between Hwy 95 and N. Government Way. See the detailed map of Hayden, Idaho, below.

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Welcome to the City of Hayden, a community of 13,000 located in scenic Northern Idaho and nestled among the timbered and sloping shores of Hayden Lake. Once known as "Hayden Village", the City was officially incorporated on June 27, 1955 and began its rich history as an area steeped in Indian folklore, cattle ranching, lumber and farming. The Hayden area is well-known for its pristine beauty, but our quality of life is the biggest draw of all. Residents and visitors enjoy unlimited access to recreational opportunities in the summer that include world-class golfing, hiking, boating, fishing, hunting and camping, and winter sports like snowmobiling, cross-country and downhill skiing there are six major ski resorts all within an hours drive, and bald eagle-watching right here and throughout the Idaho Panhandle. Just minutes from Silverwood Theme Park the Northwest's largest Theme Park with over 65 rides and attractions. The Hayden Lake Country Club is the “Home of Idaho's first 18-hole golf course”, and another PGA-rated golf course, Avondale on Hayden, is open to public play with impeccably groomed fairways that wind through some of North Idaho's most spectacular wooded scenery, treating golfers to a visual wonderland, as well as offering them a challenging and enjoyable 6,600 yard 18 hole course. The clubhouse includes, a pro shop operated by a PGA professional. Enjoy an evening out in the Water Hazard Bar & Grill with a full menu to complete your Avondale experience.

Triple Play Family Fun Park and Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites, the closest hotel to Silverwood Theme Park offer endless fun for the entire family. Ride the waves in our indoor waterpark, Raptor Reef, featuring a wave pool and children's lagoon with a 2-story play structure with tipping bucket. Lean back and relax in our indoor/outdoor Jacuzzi or ride one of our three amazing water slides one banking in at over 390 feet. Knock down a few pins in our 20-lane bowling alley or hop in our bumper boats* and splash around. Race around the track in one of our go-karts* or test your ability on one of our indoor or outdoor miniature golf courses. You may want to suit up for a galactic game of laser tag or try to reach the top of our rock-climbing wall. If games are what you enjoy you can challenge yourself with a wide variety of skill-based games in our arcade. We also have a limited service restaurant that offers pizza, hamburgers, appetizers, beer and wine and more. At the attached Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites you can relax in one of our unique rooms, including double room suites, bunk bed suites and fireplace/Jacuzzi suites. All rooms are non-smoking and include refrigerators, microwaves, DVD Players, coffee makers and high speed Internet. Wake up to our complimentary breakfast each morning featuring biscuits & gravy, eggs, cinnamon rolls, bagels, cereal and more. Triple Play Family Fun Park; where fun is always in season. For more information please call 1-877-770-7529. *Weather permitting

The historical mansion; “Clark House on Hayden Lake,” was originally constructed as a summer home for the powerful and very wealthy, F. Lewis Clark and his beautiful wife Winifred. The mansion was completed in 1910 and was the most expensive home in Idaho. In November of 1989, the current owners, purchased the home, and have completed the renovation of the 15,000 sq. ft. mansion to its original glory. Rooms are available for overnight guests. There are facilities for corporate retreats, business meetings, special event parties, dinner by reservation and intimate wedding ceremonies. Treat yourself to the luxury of a bygone time. Visit beautiful North Idaho and the magnificent Clark House on Hayden Lake. The Clark House 1-800-765-4593, 5250 East Hayden Lake Road, Hayden Lake, Idaho 83835

Having four seasons to thrill your senses, come participate in the many events such as Hayden's "Winter Carnival" where you can take a surrey ride while listening to carolers singing or pick out that special gift from one of the many crafters' booths. "Spring Festival" caters to the young and young at heart in our annual egg hunt. Have your picture taken with Peter Rabbit. Starting off summer with "Hayden Days" activities like a dog look-a-like contest, or cool off your favorite city official in the dunk tank. To end the festivities "Symphony on the Sand" is held at Honeysuckle Beach where you can bring your blanket and relax on the sand listening to some of the best music the Pacific Northwest has to offer. While at Hayden Days you can pick your favorite spot to watch and cheer on the competitors of the "Ford Ironman Coeur d'Alene Triathlon"; a swimming, biking and running race; that brings thousands of visitors from around the world, to see their favorite athlete compete for a $50,000 prize. Visit Hayden's Art Festival in the fall, where local artisans get a chance to show off their talent and visitors and residents alike get the chance to appreciate some of the great works they have to offer.

The City of Hayden is a great place to relocate or start a new business! With many modes of transportation, Hayden is a place where businesses can enjoy a small town atmosphere while benefiting from the amenities of a larger metropolitan area. The Coeur d'Alene Airport resides adjacent to the City limits and offers organizations an affordable alternative for transporting goods and services. Interstate 90 is located just five miles south of the Community and the Union-Pacific railroad has stations located within just 45 minutes.

The cities of Hayden and Hayden Lake both border the western shores of Hayden Lake. About 4,000 acres in size with 40 miles of shoreline, the lake hosts one full service marina and two public boat launches. Fishing and water sports are popular pastimes on the lake. Residents and visitors alike can stroll down the sandy shores of Honeysuckle beach with a roped swim area, dock, public change house and restrooms or enjoy an afternoon of shopping in the City's downtown business district where locally owned shops and stores give you a sense of the “old Hayden Village.” Hayden Lake offers some of the most desired lakefront living in North Idaho. The “Gold Coast” as some parts of the shoreline of Hayden Lake are called, offer spectacular views.

Whether enjoying the plentiful outdoor recreational opportunities, or spending the day shopping in the City's “Old Hayden Village,” visitors will enjoy the relaxing and friendly atmosphere that beautiful Hayden has to offer.
For more information contact the Hayden Chamber of Commerce, (208) 762-1185
E-mail: join@haydenchamber.org or visit us on the web at www.haydenchamber.org

Calendar of Events: 2007

November
10: Veterans Day Parade- Gov't Way

December
1: Hayden Lights Celebration-City Park
8: Winter Carnival

Calendar of Events: 2008

March
14-16: Home & Garden Show
22: Spring Festival-Fairgrounds
Kite Festival

April
Job Fair-Fairgrounds

June
20-22: Hayden Days
21: Pancake breakfast
22: Symphony on the Sand-Honeysuckle Beach
22: Ford Ironman CdA/Hayden

July
4: Fireworks Displays on the Lake
Good Time Golf Scramble

August
12: Carson & Barnes 5 Ring Circus
Hayden View Sprint Triathlon
Art on the Green-North Idaho College
Wednesdays Free Concerts- City Park

September
Hayden Art Festival-City Park
Oktoberfest

November
Veterans Day Parade- Gov't Way

December
Hayden Lights Celebration-City Park
13: Winter Carnival

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