You can’t be America’s oldest ski resort and not know a thing or two about comedy. Indeed, the comedic connection to Sun Valley runs as long and strong as Warm Springs, top to bottom, on a powder day. One of the original comedy-based ski films, “Sun Valley Serenade,” was filmed here in 1941. The “Queen of Comedy,” Lucille Ball, filmed an entire episode of her show here in 1958. For years, the Boiler Room hosted the best comedians in the country, while other funny folks like the Farrelly Brothers still come to town each winter to play hockey, hang out at Grumpy’s,...
Hole 1, Par 5
This opening par 5 requires an accurate tee shot between the fairway bunker and the trees on the left. Longer hitters can reach this green in two, but the lake on the left, the hazard on the right, and the two large greenside bunkers make it a daunting task.