It’s not bravado or even exaggeration to say Sun Valley has long been known for having the best snowmaking in the business. It’s simply the truth, and it’s a big part of why Baldy is so beloved. No matter what Mother Nature throws at the mountains of the West each winter, you know you can always carve sweet turns at Sun Valley. That’s because during those times when Mother Nature doesn’t want to play nice, when snow is replaced by sunshine or rain, the snowmaking team at Sun Valley is tasked with doing the work for her. It’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.