Outdoor Adventures

Idaho has four million acres of designated wilderness, the wildest state of all, with the exception of Alaska. If you want to get a taste of this beautiful state’s hiking and biking trails and other outdoor adventures but don’t know where to begin, stop by Pete Lane’s Mountain Sports Outdoor Adventure Center in the Village shop. You’ll be on the right track in no time!

Guided Hiking

Welcome to Sun Valley Hike: Join a Pete Lane’s staff member for a free hour-long beautiful hike on the White Cloud Trails.  Perfect for someone new to the area, providing a great overview of Sun Valley and stunning views of local mountain ranges and wildflowers.  For the whole family.  Reservations or walk-ins,  Monday & Fridays, 9 - 10 am.

Proctor Mountain Hike: More vertical, more views and more distance.  Enjoy old trees in the Witches Woods on a thigh-burning climb and beautiful wildflowers on your scenic descent.  Moderate to advanced hike which will prepare you for any additional hikes you might embark upon during your stay. Half day, reservations.

Baldy Blast Climb: Join us in climbing Baldy to the top and catch a ride down. This hike will test your stamina and is for the experienced hiker. End your hike with lunch at Roundhouse. Full day, reservations.

Averell’s Hike: We’ll ride the Gondola and take you on a scenic and beautiful hike on Baldy. Take in the spectacular views of the surrounding mountain ranges and enjoy the wildflowers of Idaho; end the hike with a lunch at the Roundhouse.  Half day, reservations. (Lift ticket available at River Run or the Recreation Office.)

Custom Hikes:  Design your own hike with our Specialists. Check out our take-out picnic lunches at the Deli!

Pricing: Half Day $49/$29 (adults/kids); Full Day $89/$49 (adults/kids 12 & under)


Guided Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking 101:  Perfect bike ride for those just learning to handle a mountain bike off-trail. We will cover shifting, braking and navigating trails. You will be able to kick start your mountain bike adventures after this introductory course.  GREAT for KIDS!!!  Half day or full day, reservations. (Bike rental available at Pete Lane’s Village.)

Baldy Downhill:  For the more experienced bikers, this is a trip you do not want to miss while you are here in Sun Valley. Take in epic views and scenery while you take a lift to the top of Baldy at 9,150 ft. Do multiple laps on the new Saddle Up Flow Trail.  Half day or full day, reservations. (Lift ticket & bike rental available at River Run.)

Custom Bike Rides:  Enjoy the wonderful Sun Valley trails and mountains with one of our experienced bike staff. We will cater a ride just for you. Whether you have all day, or just a few hours, you will have a blast as we share with you our fun trails.  Half day or full day, reservations. (Bike rental available at Pete Lane’s River Run or Village.) Check out our take-out picnic lunches at the Deli!

Pricing: Half Day $59/$39 (adults/kids); Full Day $99/$79 (adults/kids 12 & under)


Wheels & Wine Guided Bike Tour

Enjoy a leisurely tour on two wheels through Sun Valley…with a perfect ending…a taste of wine. This fun, relaxed guided tour gives you the lay of the land as well as insight into the rich history of the area. Cost is $39 person and includes a bike. Reservations or walk-ins, Thursdays & Saturdays, 4 pm at Pete Lane’s Mountain Sports in the Village.


Spider Jump Bungee Trampoline

The Spider Jump combines bungee jumping & trampolines. Jump over 20 feet into the air and perform gravity defying maneuvers, like flips and somersaults! A comfortable harness and two bungee cords, attached to 24” foot poles on either side, allow you to perform incredible gymnastic feats. Great family fun and good for all ages. Four people can jump independently at the same time.

Closed fo the season

Private parties can be arranged before 3:00 pm by advanced reservations. Call for further information and reservations.


Peak Rates (July & August) 
4 Minute Session$9
4 Pack Punch card$39
Non-Peak Rates 
4 Minute Session$8
4 Pack Punch card$35
Hourly Rental on SV Property 
Hourly Rental$249

Prices subject to change.

Location: Sun Valley Village (Located on the grass next to the Inn Pond) 


Want to do more than the guided events above? Let us help you pick out adventures with other local area guides including Sawtooth Mountain guides, Sun Valley Trekking, Sun Valley Paragliding, Sun Valley Heliski, and White Otter Rafting. Let us book a discounted trip for you. Our Outdoor Recreation Specialists can tell you about their first hand experience on these adventures.

To make arrangements or inquire about additional hiking and biking in the area contact the freindly staff at Pete Lane's.

(208) 622-2281

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