COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho — Editor's note: The above video published in 2018 is a report on celebrities visiting Coeur d'Alene.
The "Somewhere on a Beach" singer was somewhere on Lake Coeur d'Alene this past weekend. Country star Dierks Bentley and family got a little help from country singer Jake Owen for a trip to Coeur d'Alene. Owen performed at the Festival at Sandpoint on Friday night.
In a Facebook post, Bentley wrote that he had a much-needed rest day at the lake and that it might be time to brush up on his surfing. Bentley performed at the Watershed Festival just a couple of days prior and made a stop at Northern Quest Resort and Casino's outdoor amphitheater.
"My floating mat game is solid but my surfing needs work," Bentley wrote in the post.
The pair are not the first celebrities to visit Coeur d'Alene this summer. In July, Kim Kardashian posted some photos and videos of herself and her family at Lake Coeur d'Alene on Instagram.
According to TMZ, the Kardashians took a trip to Coeur d'Alene for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Photos and videos posted by Kardashian show her wakeboarding on the lake and playing near their pool with her kids.
Kourtney Kardashian has also visited Coeur d'Alene and posted pictures from her trip in 2020.
Lake Coeur d'Alene has become somewhat of a hotspot with celebrities.
The Kardashians have not been the only celebrities at Gozzer in recent years. TMZ claimed that former One Direction band member Harry Styles has stayed at Gozzer Ranch in the area.
Former Major League Baseball All-Star Alex Rodriguez posted pictures on social media showing that he was also in Idaho. His photos appeared to look similar to the areas surrounding Lake Coeur d’Alene.
It was confirmed that former hockey great Wayne Gretzky has owned a place at Gozzer. He has written about that in Golf Digest.
Julianne Hough has also visited the area. She posted a picture of herself and a family member out on the lake. Hough visits frequently to see her family. She also got married there in 2017.
Justin Bieber and Mark Wahlberg are also believed to have been in Coeur d'Alene recently. Wahlberg posted a picture of himself and his family enjoying time on a beautiful lake resembling Lake Coeur d'Alene.