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Sun Valley Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sun Valley

Planning a ski trip to Sun Valley? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Sun Valley stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Sun Valley review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.8

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.5
  • Intermediate
  • 3.9
  • Expert
  • 4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.7
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.8
  • Aprés Ski
  • 3.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

45 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (25)
  • 55
  • 4 Star Reviews (6)
  • 13
  • 3 Star Reviews (5)
  • 11
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
  • 8
  • 1 Star Reviews (5)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

Amazing!!!!!! The best mountain I have ever skied. Went to a couple different restaurants and they were really good. Everyone is nice. ...

  • 3.8

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  • jase ( 6th March 2011)

    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...

  • dbrick59 (13th February 2011)

    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...

  • B (30th January 2011)

    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 - ...

  • Nick (22nd November 2010)

    I grew up skiing Sun Valley from California and can think of no matter place to teach your kids how to ski, go on a ski trip with some buddies for a relaxin...

  • drdevon ( 4th February 2010)

    Spent a really great weekend skiing here on their nice varied terrain on Bald Mountain. Visited several of the lodges for a beer or a meal and really enjoy...

  • freshpow (31st January 2010)

    SV has some real strengths, and one achilles heal if you have small kids The Town - We have skied almost every major resort in the U.S. (and some in Eur...

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