Sun Valley Winter

Winter Recreation

Since 1936, America's first destination ski resort has captivated the imaginations of everyone, from ski bums to big city visitors. Ranked the 2nd Best Ski Resort by Ski Magazine and one of Powder Magazine's Top 8 Ski Towns, Sun Valley is where it all began and continues to thrive under the radar today. There is so much to do during the winter months . . . here's a quick glance:

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A lift ticket deal too good to PASS up!

Did you know, that you can bring your current season’s pass, from any resort, to Sun Valley and receive 40% off lift tickets? Just show your winter 2018-19 season’s pass from any other resort, and your photo ID, at the Sun Valley Resort ticketing window to redeem. It's that easy! Available throughout the month of January 2019!

Kids Ski Free with an Adult

Kids 12 and under can ski for free, with the purchase of an adult lift ticket, when you stay at least 3 nights at Hotel Ketchum! Valid January 2-February 14, 2019 and February 25-End of the 2019 Season. One child lift ticket per parent lift ticket purchased, two children maximum per family. The child will receive a lift ticket for the same number of days of lifts the parent has purchased.

Sun Valley Heli Skiing

Come enjoy the spectacular Idaho backcountry with Sun Valley Heli Ski (SVHS), the oldest helicopter skiing company in the United States. Sun Valley Heli has exclusive access to an amazing playground of 750,000 square acres of pristine Idaho powder, by far the largest terrain of any operator in the lower 48 states! Their legendary powder terrain offers runs for intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. Groups are small with an intimate 4:1 guest to guide ratio. Guests traverse over mountain peaks and spectacular scenery in a state-of-the-art A-Star B3e helicopter to runs of 1,500 to 3,000 feet. SVHS also offers the Smoky Mountain Lodge, one of the few remote fly-in lodges in the lower 48. If you're looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, this adventure is waiting for you!

Ask us about SVHS Lodging Packages! Call 970-544-4191 for more information.

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