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Sun Valley Real Estate For Sale
Boise, Idaho, the state's population center and capital, is Idaho's most well known city, but it certainly isn't the only richly endowed area in the state. Not far from the outskirts of the Boise area lies Sun Valley, Idaho's most famous resort town. With fewer than 2,000 people, this small town may have few in numbers, but is huge on life. In Sun Valley, you’ll find a unique lifestyle and a geography that allows for some of the world’s best outdoor recreation. With a bustling tourist economy and a wealth of things to do, Sun Valley, Idaho is the place to be.
Sun Valley is used to describe the surrounding area, including Ketchum and Hailey. This trio of mountain resort towns is located in Blaine County in the greater Wood River Valley, and is home to some of Idaho's most spectacular views and world class recreation. Locals and visitors from all over come to the area to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, Nordic skiing, golfing, mountain biking, hiking, ice skating, camping, and fishing. There are few places in the country that parallel the views and things to do in Sun Valley.
Sun Valley is named for its long and sun filled days of summer, reaching up to 15 hours during the height of summer. The area receives 250 days of sunshine a year with an average temperature of 77 degrees. With a mild desert climate, the area is perfectly suited as a four season destination perfect for your favorite outdoor activities. The area is the gateway to the Sawtooth Recreation Area, where the rivers, lakes, and mountains provide excellent backpacking, camping, hunting, kayaking, fishing, and hunting. The headwaters of the Salmon River is located here, also known as the “River of No Return,” where difficult whitewater rafting is sought after by people from all over.
Sun Valley Ski Culture
Sun Valley is home to the world famous Sun Valley Resort, the original ski area, site to the first chair lift constructed in the 1930's. The place where skiing was put on the map, Sun Valley's ski culture is vibrant and unlike any other. The two famous and excellent ski and ride mountains, Bald and Dollar, boast some of the world's best skiing. Bald Mountain has a vertical drop of 3,400 feet with constant pitch terrain and varying levels of difficulty. With its substantial vertical drop and absence of wind, Bald Mountain offers some of the best skiing in the world. Dollar Mountain is treeless with a moderate vertical drop of 628 feet, favored by novice and intermediate skiers.
Buying a Home in Sun Valley
Buying a home in Sun Valley begins with pairing up with an experienced agent who you can trust and relate to. With good communication, your agent will be able to find the Sun Valley real estate for sale that fits your ideal criteria. Our agents know how and expertise makes it easier to find your perfect home. During your search, it's important to gain as much market knowledge as you can to better serve your interests and help you and your agent during your journey to find a property you can call home.
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