Sun Valley village with the Lodge in the middle and Bald Mountain ski area behind it. Photo: Sun Growing up skiing in the Swiss Alps, W. Averell Harriman thought North America needed its own luxurious alpine resort in the style of Gstaad, St. Moritz or Interlaken.
Dollar Mountain, Sun Valley: Address, Phone Number, Dollar Mountain Reviews: 4.5/5
Travel from Atlanta: Sun Valley-Ketchum, Idaho
Dollar Mountain has an excellent trail that allows you to go up one side and loop back on another Not sure it could be much Dollar Mountain has an excellent trail that allows you to go up one side and loop back on another trail. You have that option to get wonderful views via different routes. Moderate difficulty. Not sure it could be much better.
Welcome to the birthplace of destination skiing. With more than 3, vertical feet and over 2, acres of varied terrain, Sun Valley offers skiers and boarders something special on not just one mountain, but two. Seventeen chairlifts and varied runs await skiers and boarders on both sides of Baldy and Dollar Mountains.
Weekend in Sun Valley-Ketchum, Idaho, one of three ways: on a budget, spending a bit more, or when the getaway calls for a splurge. Trip tips: One mile separates the resort town of Sun Valley and Ketchum, a bustling resort town surrounded by wilderness. Throughout winter, expect sunny skies and line-free lifts to the slopes on Bald and Dollar mountains. Dollar Mountain with five lifts has beginner-friendly slopes, family-friendly Terrain Park, a Tubing Hill and a foot super pipe. Stay: The downtown Tamarack Lodge is within walking distance of art galleries, casual and fine dining, shopping and fun nightlife.