In October, visitors to Sun Valley, Idaho (SUN), can fly directly into the Wood River Valley on either of the following carriers:
Delta Air Lines - daily flights from Salt Lake City (SLC)
Alaska Airlines - nonstop flights from Seattle (SEA)
Visitors can also choose one of 60 daily flights into Boise, ID (BOI), 2.5 hours west of Sun Valley. The Boise airport is served by Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Southwest, Continental and United.
*Please note: Friedman Memorial Airport in Hailey, Idaho, is closed for repairs beginning at 8:00 am on October 3 and continuing through 5:00 pm October 5, 2016. Depending on your dates of air travel to attend the Festival, please consider flying into Boise or Twin Falls, Idaho (served by Delta) and either renting a car or arranging for a shuttle service.
Once in the Sun Valley/Ketchum area, visitors can benefit from the around town Bus Service offered by Mountain Rides, which also makes several daily trips from Sun Valley/Ketchum to Hailey and Bellevue.
The Trailing of the Sheep Festival is proud to partner with Mountain Rides public transportation during this year’s Festival. Mountain Rides will operate their normal Valley Route connecting Bellevue, Hailey, Ketchum and Sun Valley, which can be found at http://www.mountainrides.org/valley-route.php#route-3. They will make a special stop into the Folklife Fair at McKercher Park in Hailey on Saturday. The one-way cash fare is $3.00. They will be offering a round-trip special rate of $5.00 during the Festival, payable to the driver. In addition on Saturday, a special shuttle will run from McKercher Park during the Folklife Fair to Quigley Canyon Field and the Sheepdog Trials every 15 minutes from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at a round-trip cost of $1.00 per person.
Lodging and Camping *
Lodges and Hotels
Alpine Valley Sun Lodging Vacation Rentals
333 Main St S #101
Ketchum, ID 83340
Local Phone: 208-726-5601
Toll Free: 800-521-2515
Box 984; Hailey, ID 83333
AmericInn Lodge & Suites of Hailey
51 Cobblestone Lane; Hailey, ID 83333
Phone: (208) 788-7950
Bellemont Hotel Sun Valley
600 North Main Street; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 262-4833
Best Western Plus Kentwood Lodge
180 Main St. South, P.O. Box 2172; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 805-1001 | Phone: (208) 726-4114
Best Western Tyrolean Lodge
260 Cottonwood St.; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 262- | Phone: (208) 726-5336
High Country Motel
766 S. Main Street; Bellevue, ID 83313
Phone: (208) 928-7727
Knob Hill Inn
960 Main Street North; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 526-8010 | Phone: (208) 726-8010
141 Northwood Way, Ketchum ID 83340
Phone: (208) 726-1256
Pioneer West Property Management 100 E. 5th Street
Ketchum, ID, 83340
pioneerwestsunvalley.com ) Phone: (208) 726-9897
Sun Valley Resort
1 Sun Valley Rd; Sun Valley, ID 83353
Toll free: (800) 786-8259 | Phone: (208) 622-4111
Sun Valley Vacation Rentals by Vacasa
Multiple locations Sun Valley/Ketchum, ID 83340
Offering pet-friendly vacation homes!
291 Walnut Ave; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 521-5379 | Phone: (208) 726-3344
Wood River Inn
603 Main Street North; Hailey, ID 83333
Toll free: (877) 542-0600 | Phone: (208) 578-0600
Camping and RV
Boundary Picnic and Campground
Trail Creek Road, 3 miles Northeast of Ketchum; Ketchum, ID 83340
Access: 3 miles northeast of Ketchum on Trail Creek Rd. Amenities: 3 units, picnic tables, fire rings and grills, potable water, restrooms, next to Trail Creek.... more information...
Ketchum Ranger District
206 Sun Valley Rd; Ketchum, ID 83340
Phone: (208) 622-5371
Bullion St. west, Hailey, ID.
No hookups or services, but a lovely park on the Big Wood River near nature reserve with trails. If you are self contained, you'll be happy here.
Meadows RV Park
13 Broadway Run, Hwy 75, 2 Miles S. of Ketchum;
Ketchum, ID 83340
Phone: (208) 726-5445www.themeadowsinketchum.com/rv/contact.php
River Run Parking Lot
Ketchum, ID, at the base of River Run lifts just south of Ketchum
No hookups or services. Large skier parking lot. Easy bike access to everywhere. If you're self contained, you'll be happy here.
Riverside RV Park & Campground
403 Broadford Road
Bellevue, ID 83313
Phone: (208) 788-2020
Sawtooth National Recreation Area
Hwy 75, 10 miles N of Ketchum; Ketchum, ID 83340
Toll free: (800) 280-CAMP | Phone: (208) 727-5013
Most Forest campgrounds closed.
Valley Creek Motel and RV Park
62 Eva Falls Avenue; Stanley, ID 83278
www.visitsunvalley.com | Phone: (208) 774-3606