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Summer in Sun Valley

Sun Valley, Idaho—where the first destination ski resort in North America was established in 1936—may have its roots in winter. But visit during the warmer months and you’ll understand the cliché that resides at the heart of every mountain town: People may come for the snow, but they stay for the summers. Here are a few ways to enjoy the… Read more →

Take a chance on a small town vacation

10 Places to Avoid This Summer and Where to Go Instead A five-hour drive west in Idaho’s Sun Valley wilderness you’ll find epic outdoor adventures you can have all to yourself. Mountain bike and horseback ride among gorgeous peaks and meadows similar to Yellowstone’s. Here on the legendary Middle Fork of the Salmon River, one of the country’s first protected… Read more →

Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival

The 6th Annual Ride Sun Valley Bike Festival arrives June 23-26, 2016!! This perennial event rolls four days of everything bike under the sun into a wheel spinning blur of good times, awesome races, live entertainment, clinics, guided rides and even a head to head drag race which involves bikes towing flaming logs to crown a champion. Read more →

It’s OctoberFest Time in Sun valley

Sawtooth Brewery’s Oktoberfest! September 18-20, 2015 They are back and bigger than ever with 3 days of fun this year at Ketchum Town Square! Come get your German on at the Valley’s largest Oktoberfest with something for everyone all weekend. More information will be coming, follow the event page for the details, but add it to your calendar today! Here… Read more →

Trailing of the Sheep Upcoming!

The Trailing of the sheep is a huge annual event that comes through Sun Valley and has been since 1997. Actually it has been coming through for more than a century, but it has been a recognized event for almost 20 years now. The event this year starts on October 7th and runs until the 11th. Each week I will… Read more →

Sun Valley Nordic Festival

Although Sun Valley is known as one of the best alpine ski resorts in the country, it has deeply dug roots in the Nordic skiing genre. Every year they hold a week long festival with, you guessed it, nordic skiing competitions. The skiing is so good that members of the Norwegian Olympic Nordic team come here to practice.   If… Read more →