User-Generated Reviews for Sun Valley

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Sun Valley to better plan your ski trip. Sun Valley reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.8
  • Nightlife
  • 3.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 56%
  • Beginner
  • 37%
  • Families
  • 67%
  • Intermediate
  • 63%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 56%
  • Advanced
  • 48%

Helpful Highlights:

as stated above have been coming to sun valley for 42 years..love it all seasons...fond early family memories of every christmas in sun valley and now grand...

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  • 5

    World Class Snowmaking + Cold Temps = Killer Skiing

    by JGSubshack - 12th January 2012

    Pros: Good Snow and Alot of Runs Open

    Cons: It has not snowed in forever!

    Blowing tons of snow every night due to the cold temps! Skiing is unbelievable for the amount of natural snow the West has recieved. Sun Valley is a skier... Full review

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  • 5

    sometimes something for everyone is best

    by Trailtothekitchen - 20th November 2011

    Pros: puurrrfect grooming, dinner in ketchum

    Cons: spotty air service

    We have have traveled to sun valley for the past 23 years as a family. I have traveled here as a kid before that with my family from Oregon. What I really ... Full review

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  • 2

    over rated

    by jaseskildsen - 6th March 2011

    Pros: Beautiful facilities, excellent lifts,

    Cons: crowded, crappy snow, touristy, lack of snow

    Went there in the spring of 2009, and December of 2010. My first experience was horrible, in early march many of the black runs had no snow left on them and... Full review

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  • 2

    over rated

    by jaseskildsen - 6th March 2011

    Pros: Beautiful facilities, excellent lifts,

    Cons: crowded, crappy snow, touristy, lack of snow, poo

    Went there in the spring of 2009, and December of 2010. My first experience was horrible, in early march many of the black runs had no snow left on them and... Full review

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  • 4

    steep

    by dbrick59 - 13th February 2011

    Pros: Fairly empty of crowds.

    Cons: Not a big snow target. Bad bus service

    Steepest green runs I have ever seen. They manage what they have very well. Food on mountain good and not overpriced like some mountains.They dont seem to g... Full review

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  • 5

    Gorgeous mountain, quiet scene

    by bhsnyc - 30th January 2011

    Pros: great terrain and layout, empty, luxurious, friendly, impeccable mtn management/upkeep, cute town

    Cons: median age 55, far for anyone, less snow than comparable quality mtns

    Just back from a relaxing week at Sun Valley, we loved it, and hope to go back for another season. It's completely empty except for Christmas/New Year - ... Full review

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