Tags: Idaho, USA, Skiiing, ski, Ski Season Snow-soaked backcountry, legendary steeps, and 28,000 vertical feet of terrain stretching over 18,000 acres make Idaho one of the most sought after ski destinations in North America. Surrounded by gleaming peaks, Idaho’s 18 ski areas are packed with black diamond trails, many with access to spectacular backcountry skiing.
Heli-ski and cat-ski trips offer even greater access to this powder wonderland. In addition to world-class resorts, Idaho skiers benefit from great snow, sunny blue skies, low costs and short lift lines.
If you are looking for the most unique, family-friendly, powder-filled runs, look no further. Sun Valley America’s first destination ski resort offers visitors the choice of two mountains with runs for all skill levels.
Idaho’s most luxurious resort caters to families and Hollywood stars while state-of-the-art snow making equipment ensures excellent snow conditions on 3,200 feet of vertical drop. Three mountain lodges, the Sun Valley Lodge, and the nearby town of Ketchum offer unparalleled après-ski culture. 26,000-square-foot family centre with everything from lessons to rentals to lockers Bald Mountain has runs ranging from expert to beginner, groomers to slalom challenges Dollar Mountain has 76 rails and a 22-foot super pipe, beginner-friendly slopes, five lifts, and 628 feet of vertical Schweitzer Mountain Schweitzer Mountain is the largest ski resort in northern Idaho, giving visitors and residents access to some of the best powder in the Northwest. With 2,900 acres of skiable terrain, 2,400 vertical feet, 92 designated runs and three terrain parks, Schweitzer has what it takes to keep experts, beginners and everyone in between entertained. Schweitzer has 32km of cross country trails
Enjoy twilight skiing from 3:00pm – 7:00pm Shuttle service from the base of the mountain available Silver Mountain Resort With two mountains offering a variety of terrain and blanketed by over 300 inches of snow, Silver Mountain is a family fun destination. Located right off I-90, the family can enjoy an indoor water park and luxurious lodging after a day on the slopes. 2 mountains, 73 trails, 1,600 acres of terrain, 2,200 vertical Terrain Park Ski, board, and snowshoe rentals available at Silver Mountain Sports – ENDS – For more information and high res images please contact Hannah Beeching firstname.lastname@example.org. https://visitidaho.org/
Ndaho is ideal for family travelers, outdoor enthusiasts, adventure seekers, or those just looking for a relaxing getaway. A year-round destination, wherever you choose to explore in this magnificent state, you will find spectacular scenery, fun things to do and friendly, helpful people. You will also find a place that is unhurried, unspoiled and unassuming. Adjacent to Washington and Oregon in the Pacific Northwest, Idaho stretches from the top of Nevada and Utah to the Canadian border. The beautiful state has a variety of landscapes – from forests to desert and rugged mountains to broad farmlands. Over 30 Scenic Byways across the state pave the way to adventure. Idaho offers unspoiled nature, white-water rafting, ranching experiences, Native American culture, biking, golf and wineries, spring through fall. Winter offers mountain sports with blue skies, sunshine and powder snow in a variety of destination resorts including Sun Valley. Powwows, rodeos, cultural celebrations and festivals fill the calendar with a variety of interesting choices.