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. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

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

    Sun Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 21st November 2007

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    Sun Valley is the absolute most fabulous place I have ever been. The locals are so friendly, the skiing is tops, the shops are amazing, the dining superb, t... Full review

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  • 5

    great place

    by johnplummer - 30th November 2009

    Pros: great skiing, no lines, friendly

    Cons: out of the way

    We had a great Thanksgiving in Sun Valley and will definitely be back. The locals are friendly and the snow was great.... 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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  • 5

    Sun Valley Review

    by ericadyer - 23rd October 2006

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    An enchanting resort with a ton of history. Lot's of great terrain, a beautiful hotel, Sun Valley should on every skiers list of places to ski at least once... Full review

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  • 5

    Sun Valley Review

    by Norge75 - 25th November 2006

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    Sun Valley has opened for its 71st ski season! I have been skiing Sun Valley since I was 3 years old, now almost 28 years later I have never found myself d... Full review

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  • 5

    Sun Valley Review

    by anonymous_user - 27th September 2007

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    My kids and I loved Sun Valley. Really liked the town of Ketchum ! ! Skiied Dollar Mtn. first. Good place for kids and novices. Very easy to geat around to... Full review

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