Tag Archive for Idaho

Summer Solstice in Town Square

We’re celebrating the longest day of the year with a Solstice celebration in Town Square! Grab the family and head to town for games, food, music by Nate Botsford and a celebration of our Dark Skies (because starting then, the days are only getting shorter!) Also, take a look at this article by the Smithsonian where we were named one… Read more →

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 →

2018 Toyota U.S. Alpine Championships

The 2018 Toyota U.S. Alpine Championships will be held in beautiful Sun Valley for the second time in rotation. This week will be full of history, racing, and ski culture. Teams arrived today and will begin FIS races on Wednesday, March 21st. Click in and take some turns to get in on the action, or head to the Warm Springs… Read more →

Janss Pro-Am Classic

Join us as we honor the memory of Bill Janss with the 21st Annual Janss Pro-Am Classic, put on by Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation. Skiers and snowboarders join up with Pro athletes, forming teams of 6, to race head-to-head in a dual giant slalom race on Bald Mountain. Participants of all ability levels will be given a chance to… Read more →

Winter is here in FULL FORCE!!!

We have been pretty lucky for the past few weeks here in Sun Valley and that trend seems to want to keep going!  Low temps, consistent precipitation, and the classic SV bluebird days has characterized the second half of February. The tree skiing is fantastic, the moguls are soft, and the bowls are in the best shape of the season.… Read more →

9th Annual Stanley-Sawtooth Winterfest

Stanley, ID is known more for it’s summer attractions, but the winter time show’s a whole new level of beauty. Located at the base of the iconic Sawtooth Mountains, Stanley’s wild west charm with modern amenities is sure to put a smile on your face. Come celebrate winter with ridiculously fun, free events; from Snow Rafting to an Outhouse Race.… Read more →

Presidents weekend in Sun Valley

As most skiers know, Presidents weekend is one of the most popular times of the winter to take a ski vacation. The snow is accumulating, the resorts are fully open and the kids have a long weekend off of school. The only problem with taking a trip the same time as everyone else is that you are taking a trip… Read more →

Once in a Lifetime opportunity

If you plan on skiing Sun Valley this winter or any winter to come, why not try something for the first time? The first time thing I am talking about this time is Heli Skiing. Can you imagine yourself getting in a helicopter at the top of Sun Valley resort and then being whisked away to more that 750,000 acres… 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 →