A quaint Idaho ski resort community just one mile east of Bald Mountain and the town of Ketchum
This amazing community includes the village of Sun Valley, the Sun Valley Resort, and all of the surrounding residential areas.
The area towards the Sawtooth Mountain Range boasts many private estates and homes. With easy access to popular hiking and skiing trails, recreational opportunities abound. Local residents enjoy biking and skiing on the Harriman Trail, backcountry skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and flyfishing. A popular area for celebrities, North of Ketchum has close proximity to Sawtooth National Recreation area, Galena Lodge and Ketchum.
The thriving mountain town of Ketchum is the heart of the Sun Valley area. Including West Ketchum and some outskirts, this area runs from the base of the world-famous Mt. Baldy to the Sun Valley Resort to the beautiful Bigwood River. The town of Ketchum is bustling with a selection of fine real estate, galleries, gourmet dining, and unique shops. Residents of Ketchum and visitors alike enjoy walking the quaint streets, biking and cross-country skiing the pathways, fly-fishing along stretches of the Bigwood River and golfing on the Bigwood Golf Course.
Located on the outskirts of Ketchum, Warm Springs gets its name from Warm Springs Creek, which gently meanders through the area. Mature trees and foliage offer stunning colors and beautiful views throughout the seasons. Located just minutes from the town of Ketchum, residential areas include high-end custom Warm Springs real estate and convenient and cozy ski condominiums. The location of the Warm Springs ski lifts, with direct access to Mt. Baldy, makes this area very popular.
Elkhorn is within the city of Sun Valley, stretching from the Dollar Mountain ski lift to the southern area of Ketchum. This resort community offers the world-class Elkhorn Golf Course, swimming, and tennis courts. Elkhorn real estate ranges from large Sun Valley homes to convenient condominiums for both full-time and part-time residents.
South Blaine County has acres upon acres of gorgeous untouched land. Beautiful winding creeks and views of the south valley canyons make South Blaine County properties and open land very attractive. Less than an hour’s drive to Sun Valley, this area offers pristine large parcels of land and ranch real estate. Residents of South Blaine County can enjoy the wonderful rural activities the land has to offer, such as fly-fishing on the world-famous Silver Creek.
Hailey is a quaint town that has recently been bustling with activity and growth. Hailey offers attractive houses to first-time homebuyers. The town has many new local businesses and activities and is becoming more and more popular. Just 12 miles from the Sun Valley Ski resort, the Hailey community is home to Blaine County High School and many wonderful surrounding neighborhoods.
Bellevue is known as the Gateway to the Wood River Valley. This community has been rapidly growing in the last few years. Many new area businesses are finding Bellevue to be a perfect place to set up shop just south of Sun Valley. With wide-open spaces and great views, Bellevue real estate opportunities include large acre parcels and beautiful ranch properties.
January: Galena Trails Winter Benefit
February: Baldy Challenge, Opera Winter Festival, Banff Mountain Film Festival, Stanley Winterfest, Skijoring Contest, Family of Woman Film Festival, Boulder Mountain Nordic Ski Fest
March: Sun Valley Film Festival, Janss Pro-Am Ski Classic, Pond Skim Hockey Classic
April: Sawtooth Quaffing Championships, Baldy Bash
May: Redfish Lake Memorial Run, Opening Day for Fly Fishing, Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony
June: Sawtooth Relay, Sun Valley Brewfest, Ketch’em Alive, Sheeptown Drag Races, Summer Solstice Soiree, Farmers’ Markets (thru Oct), Jazz in the Park (thru Aug), Sun Valley Wellness Festival
July: Higher Ground Gala, Hailey Days of the Old West, Hailey Rodeo, Allen & Company, Sun Valley on Ice, Ballet Sun Valley, Swiftsure Cowboy Ball, Ketchum Arts Festival, Sun Valley Wine Auction, Sun Valley Winters’ Conference, Sun Valley Forum, Sun Valley Tour de Force, Sun Valley Music Festival (thru Aug)
August: Sun Valley Arts & Crafts Festival, Killebrew-Thompson Memorial, WRV Studio Tour, YMCA Benefits
September: Wagon Days, Boulder Bike Tour, Oktoberfest
October: Trailing of the Sheep, SV Jazz, and Music Festival
November: SVSEF Wild Game Dinner, Firefighter Ball, Opening Day on Baldy, Turkey Trot
December: Christmas in Sun Valley, Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade
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