Fall in Sun Valley, the next best thing to a powder day.

We’re moving in to primetime fall conditions here in Sun Valley, Idaho. The vibrant autumn foliage in the Valley beckons long hikes, mountain bike rides and fly fishing opportunities while early snow dustings in the high mountains inspire visions of the ski season ahead. It’s an undiscovered time here in Sun Valley. We invite you to take take a look for yourself. It just might be your new favorite season.… Read more →

HIKING IN KETCHUM (SUN VALLEY), IDAHO

Although as a delivery ski rental company we tend to focus on the winter in Sun Valley, we have to admit how much there is to do for the other 3 seasons. From biking, to fly fishing, to all of the unique festivals in the area the list can go on and on. From my point of view, and the… Read more →

The Annual Idaho Potato Drop

The Idaho® Potato Drop is a free and charitable family friendly event that brings the community together and draws local, national and global attention to Idaho and it’s residents. A portion of all proceeds are donated to local non-profit organizations every year. Every year it grows and adds to its already sizable donation to local non profits. Here is a… Read more →

Hiking and Running in Sun Valley

If you are in Sun Valley in the summer, chances are you are the outdoor type. We all know about world class skiing and cross country trails, but here we are in the middle of the warm season and you are looking for things to do.  Why not get out on the same trails you see in the winter, just… Read more →

2nd Annual Mountain Warrior Decathlon

This is a fun and extremely unique event that will test your fitness on many different levels. Whether you do it for the fun, personal challenge, or to help raise money and awareness for Higher Ground really doesn’t matter. What matter’s is the “doing” part. Do it because you can. Do it because it helps others who can’t. Do it because… Read more →

Biking the Sun Valley Area

Summertime is trail time. Pedaling in Sun Valley means easy access to more than 30 miles of paved, car-free bike paths, plus hundreds of miles of singletrack mountain bike trails. A trip to world-famous Bald Mountain is as easy as a gondola ride; from the summit, you can stroll the meadows or challenge yourself to a full day on the… Read more →

Sun Valley in the Summer

Happy summer everyone! If I were to say Sun Valley in the summer is a sight to see, I would be grossly understating the beauty of the area and letting you down in my description. It’s a beautiful place to stay and play no matter the season. Although we here at Black Tie Sun Valley prefer the snow falling from… Read more →