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Season Start/End: 27/11 - 5/4
Altitude
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1752m - 2788m
Pistes
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36%| 42%| 20%| 2%
Lifts
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19
Lift Tickets
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from US$0.00 to US$115.00
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In 1935, Count Felix Schaffgotsch was commissioned by Union Pacific Railroad to begin a search for the perfect North American ski destination. After months of exploring the western United States the count found Ketchum Valley and was overwhelmed by the area’s terrain features and charm. After just seven months of construction, Sun Valley opened to the public for the winter of 1936.

Sun Valley Resort is a unique combination of old-world European styling mixed with a wild-west heritage. Sun Valley is a ski destination that every skier should have on their bucket list.



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Sun Valley is situated across two mountains; Bald Mountain and Dollar Mountain. Baldy offers expert skiers and snowboarders a variety of challenging bowls and glades off the peak, while Dollar Mountain is a beginner's dream with gentle, perfectly groomed slopes.

Sun Valley is serviced by a modern lift infrastructure and a well designed trail system. The resort has terrain for all ability levels and has over 2000 skiable acres.

 

 

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Sun Valley Resort has been welcoming skiing enthusiasts since the winter of 1936 when the lifts started turning. The resort was the first ski area in the world to install chairlifts. Developed in Omaha, Nebraska at Union Pacific’s headquarters, the Original Proctor Mountain Ski Lift is based on a banana loading conveyor used for loading the fruit onto ships.

To enjoy the total Sun Valley experience, one must stay at the famed Sun Valley Lodge. This is where filmmaker Warren Miller slept in his trailer in the parking lot, stole oyster crackers from the kitchen, and began his amazing film-making career.

Altitude

  • 2788m
    Summit
  • 1036m
    Vertical Drop
  • 1752m
    Base

Lifts

  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 9
  • 0
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • 19
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    36%

  • Intermediate Runs

    42%

  • Advanced Runs

    20%

  • Expert Runs

    2%

  • Runs

    80

  • Longest Run

    6 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    831 ha

  • Snow Making

    261 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 27/11/2014
  • Days Open Last Year: 149
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 05/04/2015
  • Projected Days Open: 137
  • Years Open: 79
  • Average Snowfall: 559cm

Sun Valley Reviews

  • Shrek Ogre


    • 5
    13th May 2015

    Full review

      Sun valley is love Sun valley is life.
     
  • jaybredl


    • 5
    19th February 2015

    Full review

      Sun Valley the ultimate skiing sunny beautiful people fun times.
     
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