The long-awaited housing recovery is beginning to blossom, according to industry experts taking a look at recent existing-home sales.
This winter, Sun Valley Resort has joined the ranks of ski resorts that sell discounted lift tickets online. Discounted lift tickets for skiing Sun Valley are now available on Liftopia. You can get an adult daily ticket for $70 or 21 percent off and a child’s lift ticket for $47. Regular season lift tickets cost $89 for adults and $52 for kids.
The discounted tickets are available for any day of the week except Feb. 18-26. Lift ticket rates and discounts drop for Value Season in April.
Multi-day lift tickets, a beginner skiing or snowboard package, and a lift ticket and demo rental package are also discounted. Most of the Sun Valley products offered through Liftopia are discounted by 21-43 percent.
To get the discounted tickets, you purchase them in advance online. The actual tickets are picked up at any Sun Valley ticket window on the day for which you purchased them.
Find the discounted lift tickets for Sun Valley here.
Sun Valley has also added two new services for visitors this winter. A 90-minute tour of Sun Valley’s automated snowmaking system is available every Thursday and Saturday through Feb. 25. The tours, which start at 11 a.m. and require a lift ticket, are geared for intermediate skiers and snowboarders. Sign up at the ticket desk at River Run.
The Sun Valley Ski Patrol opened a new Beacon Park on Mt. Baldy. The park is open daily to anyone who wants to practice transceiver skills. The park is located between Christmas Bowl and Christmas Ridge.
SUN VALLEY, ID (KMVT-TV) – The Fly Sun Valley Alliance along with the Sun Valley Resort have teamed up to present the first ever ski for air service community ski day.
For those skiers and boarders who decided to take advantage of this special day, they were able to receive a full–day ski lift pass for the low price of only $35.
And also from 3 to 5 Sunday afternoon, the River Run Lodge held an après ski party which featured live music and a raffle drawing that gave the winner 4 round trip tickets on Alaskan airlines.
All of the money raised from Sunday’s event will go to help keep the air service into Sun Valley alive.
Annually, Freedman Memorial Airport brings in over 40,000 visitors to the Sun Valley area with an annual estimated economic impact of over 72 million dollars.
"We need to increase the number of seats and the number of planes that come in. Right now we pay a minimum revenue guarantee out to two airlines and by doing events like this we hope to bring awareness that we need more people for more tourism into the wood river valley." Said Warren Benjamin, director of Fly Sun Valley
After today’s event, Fly Sun Valley raised close to $40,000 which will go a long way in keeping the flight services in the Sun Valley area alive for a long time to come.
Former World #1, Mats Wilander, selected Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties to represent him in the sale of his 81 acre slice of paradise. Located in Sun Valley, Idaho, the ranch house is over 10,000 with two river/creeks running through the property. The home is incredible and only 16 miles from the airport and the ski lifts.
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