Summer Recreation


Summer Recreation

The Sun Valley area boasts nearly one million acres of surrounding forests and National Recreation Areas. From fly-fishing in famous Silver Creek to hiking through fields of wildflowers on Bald Mountain or exploring the 30 miles of paved bike trails, there’s something for everybody at our Ketchum, Idaho hotel.

  • Hiking

    Trek to a pristine alpine lake or to the top of a peak to take in spectacular views, no matter your experience level. Be sure to grab a map and guide at the front desk before you depart for the day.

  • Fishing

    The divine destination for fly-fishing, Sun Valley is home to wild rivers, alpine lakes, Chinook salmon, trophy trout, and bass. Anglers are lured to Idaho and may never want to leave.

  • Biking

    From paved, flat trails to fat tire downhill biking on Baldy and everything in between, riding in the valley is a blast. And those views...simply breathtaking. Pedal on!

  • Horseback Riding

    Get saddled up and ready to explore – the perfect adventure for families and animal lovers alike. Whether you want a scenic trail ride or an overnight expedition, our outfitters do it all.

  • White Water Rafting

    Get ready for a wet, wild and exhilarating adventure with fantastic guides to keep you safe. Check out White Cloud Rafting Adventures for a variety of trips.

  • Kayaking & Canoeing

    Ketchum is surrounded by picturesque waters perfect for a leisurely paddle in nature. Whether you’re looking for an alpine lake or an exciting river adventure, you’ll find it in Sun Valley.

  • Golf

    Home to courses of varying difficulties, you won’t want to forget your clubs on your next trip. Trail Creek, Elkhorn and White Clouds offer public tee times.

  • Sport Shooting

    Individuals, groups, and beginners are all welcome at Get Your Shoot On!. From trap and skeet to duck tower and clays, there’s something for everybody.

  • Paragliding

    There’s no better way to enjoy the beauty of Sun Valley than from the air. Soar over Ketchum with a tandem liftoff from the top of Bald and experience flight.