Sun Valley Travel Tips
A Sun Valley, Idaho ski vacation was America’s first ski vacation destination, and Sun Valley remains one of the best. Skiers consistently name Sun Valley ski resort at or near the top of the rankings year after year. Since the 1930s, Sun Valley, Idaho ski lodging has been the place to stay and ski for celebrities, Olympic skiers, and families. Check out a Sun Valley vacation condo or Sun Valley rental cabin for spacious Idaho ski lodging for your Sun Valley family vacation.
Sun Valley vacation rentals and Elkhorn Village lodging are near the ski mountains. The towns of Ketchum and Hailey also offer nearby Idaho lodging for a Sun Valley vacation. The ski mountains are the most famous draw: Bald Mountain (known as Baldy) is known as one of the best ski mountains around, and Dollar Mountain is a great family ski hill with lots of beginner and intermediate terrain. Sun Valley vacation rentals are a great place to relax after a day enjoying Sun Valley skiing and snowboarding.
Come find out what the locals already know - Sun Valley, Idaho is a great place year round, and a Sun Valley vacation rental lets you live like the locals. Winter is a playground for Idaho skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, cross country skiing, snowshoeing - you name it. And warmer weather brings just as many Sun Valley vacation options: hiking and biking on miles of both paved and unpaved trails, white-water rafting and golf just to name a few. From a Sun Valley rental home, enjoy Sun Valley’s and Ketchum’s shopping and dining year round. Sun Valley vacation rentals are convenient and the town is pedestrian friendly - free shuttle busses will whisk you around town.
Friedman Memorial Airport is the nearest airport - it’s just 12 miles south of Sun Valley, Idaho in Hailey and has direct flights from the region’s larger cities. The Sun Valley Express bus service also provides transportation from Boise Airport, located 171 miles from Sun Valley, Idaho. Once you settle into your Sun Valley vacation home, you won’t want to leave!