Nordic Ski in Idaho's Iconic Sun Valley

Sun Valley is a cross country skiing mecca surrounded by the stunning scenery of the Rocky Mountains. From a comfortable base near Ketchum, you can ski a different groomed trail each day on its 124 miles of groomed trails.

Classic or skate ski on a world class, extensively groomed trail system under the picturesque backdrop of the Sawtooth Mountains.  124 miles of groomed trails are available, including the Alturas Lake, Galena, Prairie Creek, Baker Creek, North Fork, and Sun Valley Nordic Center areas.

  • Suitable Activities: Cross-country Skiing, Global Adventures
  • Seasons: Year-round, January, February
  • Weather: View weather forecast
  • Avalanche Terrain Rating Simple
  • Difficulty: G-XC Groomed Varies
  • Length: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft
  • 7,700 ft
  • Land Manager: Land Manager Varies
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 12
Ketchum, Idaho

Upcoming Activities

Global Adventure - Nordic Ski in Idaho's Iconic Sun Valley

Global Adventures Trip
Explore a beautiful ski trail system with us, during six days of XC Classic skiing
Difficulty: G-XC Groomed Varies
Sat, Feb 10, 2024 - Sat, Feb 17, 2024
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
5 participants 0 leaders
Registration closes Dec 1
The Mountaineers Branch
Cheri Solien
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