Located two and a half hours from Boise and four and a half hours from Salt Lake City, Sun Valley offers the secluded mountain town feel with accessibility. Locals and visitors are a 20-minute drive from the airport to the ski hill that is surrounded by the Sawtooth National Forest. Sun Valley Resort continues to offer some of the most stunning skiable terrain in North America and backcountry access in the Sawtooth Range entices adventurers from all over the country.
In addition to the recreational aspects of the area, the Sun Valley Economic Development organization focuses on county-wide issues and works directly with the Idaho Department of Commerce and other Idaho state agencies. Their priorities are to deliver services
and projects that attract new businesses and jobs, promote business growth and success, educate on and advocate for critical business issues, enhance the economic impact of existing assets, and increase overall economic activity.