Time-lapse image of stars above the trees near the Sun Valley in Idaho.

Best Kept Secrets in Sun Valley

Sun Valley itself is a well kept secret. It’s location and chill vibe keep it off the tourist radar but once you’ve visited (especially during the winter months), you’ll be itching to get back and explore the back roads. Here are some of the best kept secrets in Sun Valley, ID. Back Country Routes Sun […]

Best Burger in Aspen

The Best Burger in Aspen

Finding the best burger in Aspen was a real chore, let me tell you. But after many tastings and surveys, we have our list. And with most restaurants getting their beef from within the Roaring Fork Valley, you can expect local, sustainable, freshly made burgers at the following places in town. 520 Grill “Best bacon […]

Things to do in Aspen with kids

Things to do in Aspen with Kids

If you’re looking for things to do in Aspen with kids, it’s important to plan your time well in advance. There are many activities and you won’t want to leave our little mountain town without checking everything off your list! The most important to-do item is finding a hotel that is kid-friendly and fun. You’ll […]

Nordic Skiing in Sun Valley

The Download on Nordic Skiing in Sun Valley

Sun Valley has a strong reputation for its fabulous downhill skiing, but its less adrenaline-filled partner, Nordic skiing, is a favorite pastime of Sun Valley residents and visitors alike. Lucky for all of us, Sun Valley has world-class Nordic trails, and it’s taken just as seriously as skiing on Baldy. Sun Valley There are over […]

Best Running Trails in Sun Valley

Best Running Trails in Sun Valley & Ketchum

Running trails in Sun Valley (and the entire Wood River Valley) are a great way to enjoy the valley’s landscape. Luckily, there’s a trail for every type of runner. Lake Creek Trail If you’re a light jogger and prefer to stay on relatively flat terrain, check out the Lake Creek Trail. This trail is located […]

Sun Valley Barn in Winter

Why Sun Valley is Your Perfectly Chill Winter Destination

You want need a winter vacation. You want to get out of the city, hang in the mountains, shred, and slide right into the best aprés scene a ski town can offer (all while keeping a short flight time). Sun Valley has a welcome sign with your name on it, all while staying pleasantly off […]

Desserts Around Sun Valley

To Die for Desserts in Sun Valley

Whether you’re topping off a fabulous dinner, or headed straight for dessert and coffee, we’ve got you covered! Sun Valley is home to incredible pastries, ice cream, puddings, and cakes. Get ready to impress and indulge your sweet tooth; here are the best desserts in Sun Valley. Cristina’s Cakes A post shared by April Teesdale […]

Aspen Day Trips

Aspen’s Neighboring Towns Worth the Day Trip

I love Aspen; I spend the most time within the downtown core (aka the bustling area within a few blocks of the Limelight), with trips to Snowmass sprinkled in for summer concerts. But there are nearby towns that are worth exploring, all located within a few hours of Aspen. These small neighboring towns each offer something […]

Tips for Photographing Sun Valley

Your Guide to Photographing Sun Valley [Q&A with Kat Cannell]

Whether you’re venturing to Sun Valley to photograph the picturesque mountains or fly down them, you’ll want to capture the best shots possible. I recently sat down with professional photographer Kat Cannell who has been living and capturing Sun Valley and beyond for years. She chose photography as a profession because she wanted to share […]

Things to do in Sun Valley in the fall

Things to do in Sun Valley in the Fall

The crowds are gone, the air is brisker, and you can feel the changing of the seasons. It’s truly the most beautiful time of the year in Sun Valley, and it’s the perfect time to get out and explore. Here are some things to do in Sun Valley in the fall. Hiking Just about every […]

La Plata Peak - Easiest 14ers Near Aspen

A Guide to the Easiest 14ers Near Aspen

Almost everyone who visits Aspen will want to sneak in a hike at some point on their trip. It is little wonder why – the surrounding area provides enough trails, hikes, and routes to climb for a lifetime. For some, one of the most appealing outings comes in the form of climbing a 14er – […]

Celebrating 2018

Where to Throw a Birthday Bash in Sun Valley

Birthdays are meant to be celebrated. So waste no time finding the perfect venue for you and your crew to celebrate! Here are some of our picks for where to throw a birthday bash in Sun Valley. The Sawtooth Club If you’re looking for a comfortable setting with some western flair, check out the Sawtooth […]