Overview Sun Valley

Visiting Sun Valley

Sun Valley is an outdoor sports paradise any time of year, but in winter it becomes a skier’s dream. Nestled in the central Idaho Rockies, the award-winning ski area offers over 75 runs for all skill levels, including thrill-seeking possibilities like backcountry powder skiing or even heli-skiing—where a helicopter guide helps skiers find the perfect slope. Top it all off with a sleigh ride, and you’ve got everything you’d expect from the nation’s first ski resort.... Read More Sun Valley is an outdoor sports paradise any time of year, but in winter it becomes a skier’s dream. Nestled in the central Idaho Rockies, the award-winning ski area offers over 75 runs for all skill levels, including thrill-seeking possibilities like backcountry powder skiing or even heli-skiing—where a helicopter guide helps skiers find the perfect slope. Top it all off with a sleigh ride, and you’ve got everything you’d expect from the nation’s first ski resort.    Close

Stories and Tips Sun Valley

See the stars!

Written by tsprincess on 18 Dec, 2002

Hollywood stars seem to flock to Sun Valley in high season. The locals chat knowledgeably about the comings and goings of "Bruce and Demi" and Tom Hanks and Bruce Springsteen et al. Rumor has it Britney Spears has even bought a place here. Bruce Willis owns…Read More


Hemingway's Final Residence

Written by John Lamb on 16 Sep, 2003

I devoted a lot of time to trying to find the final residence of Hemingway, yet was unable to find it. After his death, his wife, Mary Hemingway, donated the residence to Nature Conservancy. However, the home is not opened to the public.…Read More


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Unbeatable Mountain Biking

Written by Sun Valley Idaho on 24 Sep, 2008

Biking in Sun Valley, whether on the flat or up the trail is an experience. Sun Valley, Idaho is home to the best single track in the country. From short spins to epic adventures, you can find it here. The trails here are often described…Read More


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