Sun Valley usa
Review of snowboarding and skiing in Sun Valley USA.
Sun Valley Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1936 the American ski resort Sun Valley lies at ? metres altitude in the Idaho region of the American Rockies570 snow cannons ensure artificial Sun Valley snow making covers ?km of ski trails, which equates to around 78 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Sun Valley (USA) is Salt Lake City International at a distance of ?km or approximately ? minutes driving time. Sun Valley ski season runs from November to April.
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Skiing in Sun Valley
Skiing Sun Valley you'll enjoy 78 pistes and trails and that means approximately ?km of ski runs. Sun Valley lifts number 20 with the capacity to uplift 28180 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the American ski resort of Sun Valley is over 4.8km long.
Sun Valley Ski Area
Sun Valley ski area has ?% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, ?% intermediate, ?% advanced ski slopes and ?% for expert skiers - the most difficult Sun Valley piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can't ski Sun Valley after dark.
Sun Valley for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Sun Valley
If you snowboard Sun Valley you'll want to know that, of the 20 ski lifts in total, 3 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Sun Valley snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Sun Valley snowboard facilities include 0 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 125 metres), 0 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.
Sun Valley for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Sun Valley Apres Ski
The apres ski Sun Valley scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
7 apres ski bars 7 restaurants 1 bowling 1 night club 1 cinema 1 billiards / pool 1 games room 1 concert 0 indoor swimming 2 outdoor heated pools 2 saunas 1 hot tubs 0 solariums 1 masseurs 1 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 2 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 0 horse riding 0 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 5 golf 1 fishing 1 museum 1 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Bowling Alley, Concerts, Amusement Arcade, Massage (More facilities in Accommodations), Fishing.
Sun Valley for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
More Sun Valley Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
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The American ski resort of Sun Valley ski resort is also known as Bald Mountain, Dollar Mountain and has the following common misspellings:
Sun Valley ski area has ski slopes which face ?
The direction which the various Sun Valley ski slopes face can make or break your skiing or snowboarding holiday. If you want to guarantee good snow and ski conditions, you should choose a resort with ski slopes which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February you need a ski resort with some sunny south facing ski slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a ski resort with some cool and shady north facing slopes will ensure you're not skiing on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best ski resorts have ski areas and slopes which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating skiing whatever the weather. Sun Valley ski resort has ski slopes facing ?.
Sun Valley for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Sun Valley reviews, 4 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.