20
Dec
2016

Events

Sun Valley Celebrates turning 80!

On December 21, 1936 the dream finally became a reality. Averell Harriman, the chairman of Union Pacific Railroad, wanted to create a European-style ski resort in America. Not something like the raw...

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03
Oct
2016

Events

Bring on the Sheep!

It’s that wonderful time of the year, a time when we celebrate our heritage, the glorious autumn weather, and, of course, sheep! The Trailing of the Sheep Festival,...

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25
Feb
2016

Skiing & Riding

Spend an Hour with a Ranger

If you have spent time on Bald Mountain this season, chances are you have seen the signs outside Lookout inviting you to “Ski with a Snow Ranger.” I...

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15
Oct
2015

Skiing & Riding

Sun Valley helps inspire Mammoth Mountain

A visit to Sun Valley changed Dave McCoy’s life—and it had a big impact on the lives of millions more. Dave McCoy is best known as...

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09
Feb
2015

Sun Valley History

Celebrating Benni’s 100th

In Nelson Bennett’s 100 years, he has lived many lives. One was as a model for classic Sun Valley photos like this one taken on Dollar Mountain in 1946. Pictured...

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