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Sun Valley Expert Reviews

Expert Reviews

4.2 Excellent
*based on the average of all Overall Experience ratings given in Traveler reviews.
Key:
  • 1=poor
  • 2=fair
  • 3=average
  • 4=good
  • 5=excellent

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4.7 Activities
4.0 Beginner
3.3 Budget
4.7 Dining
4.3 Expert
4.7 Family
4.7 Intermediate
4.0 Lodging
3.7 Luxury
4.3 Nightlife
4.5 Excellent

Sun Valley Resort

3/21/2014
My first ski experience was in Sun Valley in 1963. I was a Bellman at the Sun Valley Lodge. The historic Lodge with the outdoor ice skating rink and 360* pool sits in the valley 1 mile to the delightful town of Ketchem. The original bo read more...

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5.0 Activities
3.0 Beginner
3.0 Budget
5.0 Dining
5.0 Expert
5.0 Family
5.0 Intermediate
5.0 Lodging
4.0 Luxury
5.0 Nightlife

Mountain Vacation Specialist   
Hap Bruce
55-1084-1799 ext 3333
4.5 Excellent

Sun Valley charm

3/20/2014
What a charming destination: Sun Valley Village and Ketchum Idaho. Walking down the hallways in the Sun Valley Lodge and Inn you view the history of skiing and the celebrities that helped grow the sport. It was so entertaining looking at read more...

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5.0 Activities
5.0 Beginner
4.0 Budget
5.0 Dining
4.0 Expert
5.0 Family
5.0 Intermediate
4.0 Lodging
4.0 Luxury
4.0 Nightlife

Mountain Vacation Specialist   
Cindy Bruce
55-1084-1799 ext 3629
3.7 Good

Sun Valley, Idaho is America’s Shangri la!

11/8/2013
I like places with a history, and the Sun Valley ski resort has a storied one. Opening in 1936, it was the West’s first ski area, and they even installed the first chairlift in the world there. With a base area of 5700 feet and a top elevat read more...

Categories

4.0 Activities
4.0 Beginner
3.0 Budget
4.0 Dining
4.0 Expert
4.0 Family
4.0 Intermediate
3.0 Lodging
3.0 Luxury
4.0 Nightlife

Mountain Vacation Specialist   
Bill Kelly
55-1084-1799 ext 3692

Plan your trip

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Nearest Airports

  • Sun Valley/Hailey SUN (15 miles)
  • Twin Falls TWF (89 miles)
  • Idaho Falls IDA (157 miles)
  • Boise BOI (170 miles)
  • Billings BIL (535 miles)

Current Conditions

Current Weather:

55°F

High:53°F
Low:38°F
weather

Current Conditions

Mountain Stats

  • 220" of annual snowfall
  • 2053 total skiable acres
  • Top elevation 9150 feet, base 5751 feet
  • 36% beginner, 42% intermediate, 22% advanced, 4% expert
  • Projected opening: 11/21/2013
  • Projected closing: 4/13/2014
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