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Sun Valley

  Sun Valley is the best ski mountain in the state of Idaho. They have the best lift system and the best runs. Says Nile.

This ski mountain has a much lower than average percentage of demanding ski slopes and a much higher than average proportion of beginner and intermediate trails. This ski resort obtains snowfall close to the local average every season. The striking 18 feet of annual snowfall is an extraordinarily great depth. Sun Valley has the largest
    drop among ski resorts in a 221 mile radius. Sun Valley has a splendid selection of different trails and a splendid choice of good ski lifts. This ski area has 75 slopes that you may ski on; there are plenty slopes for every capability.
Rooms are offered in the vicinity of the main area, but do book a room before you go given that it is a very popular destination. All of the 19 good ski lifts will get you up the slope well. Some people prefer skiing and some snowboarding, either way, in this general vicinity, you won't come upon many other ski areas. Sun Valley's elevation difference of 3,400 feet is splendid. This is a good size ski area having a quite sky-scraping altitude difference compared to  
other US Rockies ski resorts. With 2,054 acres of skiing territory you won't be without terrain. Sun Valley has a pleasant range of slopes; it's impossible to get bored here. Getting a bit of perfect exercise and just hanging out with your skiing friends are perfect causes to come. Sun Valley is a pleasant place for young and old with many intermediate or beginner slopes. The skiing and the snowboarding in this region is a tremendous thing to do all season long. The grandiose mountain scenery of Idaho and the high of speeding down a slope have scores of snow skiers coming here. Nothing outshines the Idaho mountains in winter; they are always good for skiing or snowboarding.

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Hotels Near Sun Valley ski area, Idaho

Knob Hill Inn, Ketchum
2.5 miles away
Best Western Tyrolean Lodge, Ketchum
2.8 miles away
Limelight Hotel Ketchum, Ketchum
2.8 miles away
Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge, Ketchum
2.9 miles away
Tamarack Lodge, Ketchum
2.9 miles away
Sun Valley Resort, Sun Valley
3.2 miles away
Bellemont Hotel Sun Valley, Ketchum
3.6 miles away
Wood River Inn, Hailey
9.8 miles away
AmericInn Hailey, Hailey
10.2 miles away
Airport Inn, Hailey
10.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


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 Ski Areas Near Sun Valley ski area:
Soldier Mountain, Idaho , 31 miles away
   1425 foot drop, 3 lifts, 36 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   30% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Magic Mountain, Idaho , 75 miles away
   700 foot drop, 3 lifts, 13 runs
   50% Expert & Adv.
   25% Intermediate
   25% Beginner
Pomerelle Mountain, Idaho , 88 miles away
   1000 foot drop, 4 lifts, 24 runs
   20% Expert & Adv.
   40% Intermediate
   40% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Sun Valley ski area:
Camas Creek, Jefferson / Fremont / Clark County , 22 miles away, Class I-III - 7 miles long (Blaine Bridge to Moonstone Landing)
Big Wood River, Blaine / Praire County , 22 miles away, Class I-III - 25 miles long (Glendale Diversion to Richfield Diversion)
Salmon River, Custer / Lemhi County , 30 miles away, Class II - 70 miles long (East Fork of Salmon to Town of North Fork)
 National Parks Near Sun Valley ski area:
Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman - ID , 54 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Sun Valley ski area:
Warm Springs Golf Course, Ketchum , 2 miles away
Bigwood Golf Course, Ketchum , 3 miles away
Sun Valley Golf Course, Sun Valley , 3 miles away

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