Sun Valley is a ski resort located in the heart of Idaho. One of the most popular skiing destinations in the United States, Sun Valley has a number of activities and amenities in addition to the wonderful skiing. In addition to winter activities such as snow tubing, ice skating, and sledding, Sun Valley has incredible shopping, ice shows, swimming, fly fishing, spa services, and fine dining. The resort has something for everyone.
Sun Valley has six different room types, all of which are luxurious and clean. The prices are extremely competitive, and the resort offers a number of special deals throughout the year. Their pre-holiday package, for example, offers lodging and skiing for $79 per person per day. In terms of skiing, Sun Valley has trails and slopes for all skill levels. Bald and Dollar Mountain are the main peaks, with slopes coming off of these in all directions. There are also a number of restaurants located on the mountainside, so you can step in for a bite to eat before heading back out to the slopes, or head in for a fine dining experience.
Lift tickets to Sun Valley are inexpensive and come free with lodging. The resort offers group tickets and mountain passes to make it even more affordable. If you are not an avid skier or snowboard, no problem. Sun Valley has a large selection of high-quality rentals, allowing you to choose a pair of skis or a snowboard that is perfect for you. They also offer skiing and snowboarding lessons, so even first-timers can have a blast at Sun Valley. Two-hour lessons for groups up to five run for $345.
Once you finish hitting the slopes, head over to one of the resort's three high-end golf courses. These 18-hole courses are some of the best in Idaho, adding another dimension to a ski resort that already has it all.