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Bald Mountain

Sun Valley, ID
+1 888-490-5950
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GREAT MOUNTAIN WITH A LOT OF VERTICAL.

Baldy is unlike your east coast hills, Rocky's ski runs or Sierra's resorts. This mountain can and... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2015
TravelAgentDave
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The O.C., California
Great variety for skiing. Wonderful amenities on the mountain

One of the best snow making systems in the US. Its being (or has been this year) replaced with... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Dennis P
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Sun Valley, Idaho
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“long runs” (8 reviews)
“river run” (8 reviews)
“green runs” (10 reviews)
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Sun Valley, ID
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+1 888-490-5950
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

Baldy is unlike your east coast hills, Rocky's ski runs or Sierra's resorts. This mountain can and will challenge every skiers skills. There is a lot of vertical with very few runs for just cruising. Hold your edges and have a great ride. This is...More

1  Thank TravelAgentDave
Reviewed 11 November 2015

One of the best snow making systems in the US. Its being (or has been this year) replaced with fewer jets but more powerful and environmentally friendly.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Wonderful groomed runs or black diamond moguls Bald Mountain has it all for the experienced skier and snow boarder. Eat fabulous lunches in one of 5 or so restaurants on the mountain or at the base. Buses and free past king right at the base.

Thank Myra F
Reviewed 10 August 2015

You can't beat the views from the top of the mountain. The short hike to the very top is well worth the small amount of effort. Feeling brave? Try the bike ride down. It is not for the faint of heart.

Thank BDG6610
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Well worth while during non-snow season to take the combination gondola, ski lift ride up Bald Mountain. It is then a short trek up to an overlook to take in the surrounding mountains vistas.

1  Thank PamplonaBound
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The best Groomers long groomers out there in the USA...Bald Mountain offers high speed skiing at its best. That's why people like Picabo Street came from Sun Valley

1  Thank Kelsdog
Reviewed 22 May 2015

What can I say about Baldy that everyone else hasn't already...? It hardly ever fails... Skiing in the winter is always great.. Hiking in the summer is... well challenging... but fun! Totally a cool place... keep your eyes out for the porcupine!

1  Thank Sweetbug
Reviewed 6 April 2015

March, spring skiing can be tricky at best. Bald Mountain has one of the highest elevations for a ski mountain in Idaho and with its 3300 feet plus of downhill skiing, it has some of the most consistent slopes of any ski resort. In late...More

1  Thank Joe G
Reviewed 31 March 2015

we skied Bald Mountain from March 16-21. I was really impressed with the work they do to keep as much of the mountain open as possible. Clearly their reputation for outstanding snow making and grooming is well-earned. That said, I was surprised by how little...More

1  Thank blackwly
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

My first trip to Sun Valley and I was surprised to find how expansive the mountain is. Unfortunately he snow conditions weren't fantastic but the grooming crew had done an excellent job of keeping the trails in good condition. Due to the low snow level...More

Thank KMJphotography
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Mary C
21 September 2015|
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Response from Mike F | Property representative |
Dear Mary C., Thank you for inquiring about Bald Mountain Lift access. The River Run Gondola and Christmas chair are open during the summer season (June to early September). The Roundhouse is also open during the summer for... More
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