Top Adventures in Ketchum

  • Mountain Bike the Griffin Butte Loop

    Easily accessible from town, you can peddle right up to the trail. There is a small parking lot at the trailhead as well. This is one of those trails that are fantastic in either direction you choose to ride it. To jump right into the climbing uph...

    4 miles 700 ft gain

  • Mountain Bike at Corral Creek

    Park at the Trail Creek trailhead 2.5 miles north of Sun Valley. Pedal north and cross a wooden bridge over Trail Creek. Climb onto the bench and bike straight across toward the burned trees. Turn left onto signed Corral Creek Trail #325.Nearly al...

    7 miles 600 ft gain

  • Hike the Pioneer Cabin Loop

    The hike to Pioneer Cabin is a Sun Valley classic, combining incredible mountain views with fields of wildflowers and a steady climb.Begin the hike at the Pioneer Cabin Trailhead. Climb 2500 feet over 3.6 miles on the Pioneer Cabin Trail. The terr...

    8.5 miles 2500 ft gain

  • Hike to Hyndman Peak

    At 12,009 feet, Hyndman Peak is the ninth highest peak in Idaho and the tallest peak in the Pioneer Mountains. The hike to Hyndman Peak will take you up 5,000 feet in elevation over six miles. Once you've made it to the top, you can take in one of...

    12 miles 5000 ft gain

  • Backpack to Pioneer Yurt

    This trek starts about 25 minutes from Ketchum, Idaho at the Hyndman Creek Trailhead. As a general rule of thumb, Sun Valley is a great place to be in the fall, and this adventure is no different. The hike itself follows the beautiful Hyndman Cree...

    3.5 miles 1650 ft gain

  • Camp at the Coyote Yurts

    The Coyote Yurts are a little known treasure within the Sawtooth National Forest. Built and maintained by Sun Valley Trekking, these yurts are equipped with everything you need for a weekend getaway during any season of the year. Adventurers who e...

  • Hike to Devil's Bedstead West

    Ski enthusiasts recognize Sun Valley for its notorious town and prestigious slopes. What tourists might not realize is that during the offseason, the area surrounding Ketchum is also home to a plethora of remarkable mountains waiting to be hiked a...

    13 miles 4200 ft gain

  • Hike Carbonate Mountain

    Starting at 5,315ft elevation and ascending to 6,585ft, this short hike is a great way to see and experience Hailey, Idaho. From Hailey main street head west on Bullion St, the trailhead parking is to the right just after you cross the Big Wood Ri...

    1.88 miles 1306 ft gain

  • Hike through Draper Preserve

    Draper Preserve is a family friendly, dog friendly, photograph friendly hike accessible from the center of Hailey. Lion Park, the starting point of this hike, has ample parking, a covered picnic area, and bathroom facilities. In the winter there i...

    0.6 miles 100 ft gain

  • Rock Climb Trail Creek Road

    This local gem is still in the works, as at the time of writing this there are only 5 TR routes and 1 sport route however the views are absolutely epic from the climbing area. The place doesn't exist in climbing books and we have the Elephant Perc...

  • Hike to Johnstone Pass

    Johnstone Pass is a diamond in a valley flush with hidden gems.Turn east onto East Fork Big Wood River Road from Highway 75. Continue through the defunct mining town of Triumph where the road turns to dirt and becomes Forest Service Road 118. At t...

    5.4 miles 2200 ft gain

  • Hike to Kane Lake

    This hike into the Pioneer Mountain Range starts out in a small meadow near Kane Creek, which you will follow for nearly the whole hike. Once you hit the forested area the uphill climb begins and doesn't stop until you get to the lake. About half ...

    6.8 miles 1717 ft gain

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