Se hva du kan gjøre og oppleve i Ketchum

Today, people still flock to Ketchum and Sun Valley both to relax and to seek adventure. Sun Valley is home to one of the country's most famous ski resorts, and Ketchum is considered the gateway to the Sun Valley Resort and the Sawtooth Recreation Area. Ketchum is also located close to the natural wonders of Big Wood River and parts of the Boise, Challis and Sawtooth National forests, thus providing visitors with a multitude of opportunities for fishing, hiking and trail riding.


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Ketchum/Sun Valley Historical Society Ski & Heritage Museum

The Ketchum Sun Valley Historical Society has been expanding its collection of historical artifacts at its facilities located in Forest Service Park since the mid-1990s. Here, you can learn about the evolution of ski culture in Sun Valley from its beginnings.
Adresse: 180 East First Street, Forest Service Park, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 8118

Central Idaho Dark Sky Reserve

Characterized by a pristine night sky untouched by light pollution, the Central Idaho Dark Sky Reserve is one of the best spots for stargazing. Once nighttime comes, you'll be able to look up and see the Milky Way, the Andromeda Galaxy and all our nearby planets. It also serves as a hiking, mountain biking and skiing location by day.
Adresse: Central Idaho Dark Sky Reserve, State Highway 75, Stanley

Sun Valley Center for the Arts

Annually, over 40,000 people visit the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, which is dedicated to providing exhibits and education in the visual and performing arts to the region. In addition to its permanent exhibits, the center hosts theatrical and musical performances as well as lectures, classes, and workshops.
Adresse: 191 Fifth Street East, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 9491
Åpningstider: Feb-Mar and Jul-Aug: Mon-Fri 9am–5pm, Sat 11am–5pm

Sun Valley Summer Symphony

With over 100 musicians, the Sun Valley Summer Symphony is the largest privately-funded symphony in American performing free concerts. All concerts are held at the Sun Valley Pavillion located at the Sun Valley Resort.
Adresse: 300 Dollar Road, Sun Valley, ID
Telefon: +1 208 622 5607

Sun Valley Heli Ski Headquarters

Sun Valley pioneered heli-skiing, where skiers are taken by helicopter to otherwise inaccessible ski spots high in the mountains.
Adresse: 215 Picabo Street, Unit 102, Warm Springs, ID
Telefon: +1 208 622 3108

Company of Fools Theatre Company

Company of Fools has been producing plays in the Sun Valley area since the late 1990s. They have been recognized nationally as a distinguished part of the artistic community. Plays are performed at the Liberty Theatre in Hailey.
Adresse: 110 North Main Street, Hailey, ID
Telefon: +1 208 788 6520

Fly Sun Valley

Fly Sun Valley offers you the opportunity to get a glimpse of the scenery from high in the air. No paragliding experience is necessary.
Adresse: 160 West 4th Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 3332

Ryan's Mountain Rentals

Ryan's rents Polaris RZR utility vehicles in addition to everything else you might need for an off-road adventure. Rentals are available for summer and winter activities.
Adresse: 1267 South Main Street, Bellevue, ID
Telefon: +1 208 928 6189

Sawtooth Wilderness Area

Hike some of the 350 miles of trails in the Sawtooth Wilderness Area, where you have access to the preserved natural beauty of mountains, valleys, rivers, lakes, meadows and wildlife.
Adresse: 2647 Kimberly Road East, Twin Falls, ID
Telefon: +1 208 737 3200

Skiing and Snowboarding

With the Sun Valley Resort at its center, skiing has been a part of life in the area since the 1930s. Bald Mountain, the resort's main peak, is a favorite destination for skiers from all over the world.

Sawtooth Botanical Garden

Enjoy one of the weekly wildflower walks in the summer or one of the many other activities, including classes for adults and children. The Botanical Gardens provide information on gardening and teach the larger ecological interrelationship of plants and animals in the region.
Adresse: 11 Gimlet Road, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 9358
Åpningstider: Daily sunrise to sunset

Wiseguy Pizza Pie

Wiseguy has three locations in Idaho–in Boise, Ketchum and Hailey. Their New York-style pizza is prepared using local ingredients. Also on the menu are subs, salads, and calzones.
Adresse: 406 Sun Valley Road, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 0737

Sushi on Second

Sushi on Second is the oldest sushi spot in Sun Valley, and, in addition to its beautifully prepared traditional sushi, they also prepare some creative rolls and non-sushi dishes. Their beverage selection is enviable, with a large selection of both hot and iced sake along with beers and wines.
Adresse: 260 Second Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5181


KB's, short for Ketchum Burritos, can satisfy your Mexican food craving without compromising your diet. This laid back healthy burrito spot is a favorite with locals.
Adresse: 206 N Main, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 928 6955

Cristina's Restaurant

The owner, Cristina Ceccatelli Cook, brings authentic Italian flavors from her childhood home in Tuscany to Sun Valley. Everyone loves her breakfast and lunch options as well as fresh-baked goods. She has even written a few cookbooks.
Adresse: 520 2nd Street East, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 4499

The Grill at Knob Hill

This warm and romantic restaurant's chefs have designed a menu of American and European dishes that highlight the ingredients that are available locally. Chef Mark "Sparky" Anderson has been serving guests in restaurants in the Ketchum area for over two decades so he knows what brings people back time and time again.
Adresse: 960 North Main Street, Kethcum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 8010

Perry's Restaurant

A refreshing dining option in Sun Valley, where you can find hearty, satisfying meals, sandwiches on fresh-baked bread, sweet and comforting desserts and have a glass of beer or wine all in one place. Breakfasts are made-from scratch, and include options like biscuits and gravy, hashbrowns, oatmeal, and pancakes.
Adresse: 131 West 4th Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 7703


Lovers of Mexican food will want to make room for Despo's. This local favorite has received accolades in Sun Valley's “Best of the Valley” competition because it uses only the finest ingredients to create its menu right down to the three salsas.
Adresse: 211 Fourth Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 3068
Åpningstider: Mon-Thu 8am-11pm, Fri-Sun 11am-11pm

Glow Juice Bar and Cafe

It's rare to find an exclusively-vegan restaurant, but Glow offers vegan drinks, soups, desserts and much more, utilizing organic, locally-grown products when possible. They even have their own line of juices for your juice cleanse.
Adresse: 380 Washington Avenue, Suite 105, Ketchum
Telefon: +1 208 725 0314
Åpningstider: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm

Iconoclast Books

Iconoclast Books sells books and magazines like you would expect, but they also sell used rare and out of print books. Additionally, they have a cafe on site that serves local products where possible, and they host several events throughout the year.
Adresse: 671 Sun Valley Road, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 1564
Åpningstider: Daily 7am-8pm

Bigwood Bread & Cafe

Bigwood Bread was producing organic products before it was trendy. Their bread and other baked goods are served in restaurants throughout the area. Stop in for breakfast or lunch.
Adresse: 271 Northwood Way, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 2035
Åpningstider: Daily 8am-2:30pm

Java On Fourth

This coffee house is inspired by California coffee shops. In addition to its unique beverages created from organic and fair trade coffees and teas, Java serves simple yet hearty breakfasts and lunches.
Adresse: 191 4th Street West, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 2882
Åpningstider: Mon-Fri 6am-6pm, Sat-Sun 7am-6pm​​


Even though it has never had a phone since its inception in the late 1970s, Grumpy's has moved into the digital age and has a website, Facebook page and Twitter account. It's a small, out-of-the-way place but worth a visit. With such great food and drinking companions, you may not want to leave once you find it.
Adresse: 890 Warm Springs Road, Ketchum, ID

Whiskey Jacques'

A popular music venue in Ketchum, Whiskey Jacques provides additional entertainment in the form of televised sports. Of course, they do not rely on drawing guests solely through their amazing entertainment line-up. Their homemade pizzas are celebrated throughout the city.
Adresse: 251 North Main Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5297
Åpningstider: Daily 4pm-2am

Pioneer Saloon

The decor of Pioneer Saloon is only a minor detail in the authentic feel of this Old West-style saloon. The real draw is the fresh cuts of beef, which you can enjoy with the drink of your choice.
Adresse: 320 North Main Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 3139
Åpningstider: Daily 4pm-closing

Lefty's Bar & Grill

Lefty's famous fries are like none you have ever tried before. Inside and outside dining is available, and there is live music on the weekends.
Adresse: 231 6th Street East, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 2744

Sun Valley Brewing Co

Overseen by Brew Master Gordon Gammell since 1986, Sun Valley Brewing Company has received accolades for its unique suds. The cafe's menu has a variety of yummy options.
Adresse: 202 North Main Street, Hailey
Telefon: +1 208 788 0805

Sawtooth Club

Unique fine dining in a warm, relaxing atmosphere. Many entrees at the Sawtooth Club are prepared over a mesquite wood fire.
Adresse: 231 North Main Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5233
Åpningstider: Daily 4.30pm-closing

Sun Valley Wine Company

A wine shop and bar, the Sun Valley Wine Company also sells beers and serves a menu of appetizers and light dishes.
Adresse: 360 Leadville Avenue, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 2442

The Cellar Pub

The Cellar Pub has a full-service bar with an impressive selection of beers and wine. The kitchen serves a menu of simple, yet creative and delicious food until 9pm.
Adresse: 400 Sun Valley Road, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 622 3832
Åpningstider: Daily 4pm-2am

Wood River Farmers' Market

It doesn't stop with fresh and local vegetables, fruits, meat, eggs and cheeses. You can also purchase prepared foods and non-food products. Local artisans show up to sell their work.
Adresse: East Avenue and 4th Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 720 9929
Åpningstider: Tue 2pm-6pm, June to October

Atkinson's Market

Atkinson's is a local grocer to the Wood River Valley region and has three locations–one in Ketchum, Bellevue and Hailey. Their commitment to customer service is unparalleled. Delivery is available.
Adresse: Giacobbi Square, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5668
Åpningstider: Daily 7am - 9pm

Barry Peterson Jewelers

For those who crave unique pieces of jewelry to add to their collections, Barry Peterson's Jewelers create a number of unique pieces and do custom work on site.
Adresse: 511 Sun Valley Road, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5202
Åpningstider: Mon-Fri 10am-5.30pm, Sat 11am-5pm

Board Bin

Board Bin has a great selection of snowboards and skateboards. Buy or rent. They also have all of the gear you will need, including clothing and accessories from major brands like Vans, Roxy, and Skullcandy.
Adresse: 180 4th Street East, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 1222


Don't let the fact that you are just visiting scare you away from shopping at Bellissimo, where they have a great selection of gifts and trinkets in addition to larger items for the home. Find trinkets like jewelry boxes, paperweights, and picture frames. You can also find glassware, dinnerware, and flatware to complete your table settings.
Adresse: 351 Leadville Avenue, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 0702

Gold Mine Thrift Store

It's called the Gold Mine because the deals are so great you'll feel like you've struck gold. The money spent here helps support the Wood River Valley community library.
Adresse: 331 North Walnut Avenue, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 3465
Åpningstider: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm


Rent or buy outdoor equipment for fishing, hiking, biking and skiing. Guides are available for a variety of outdoor activities.
Adresse: 340 North Main Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 4501
Åpningstider: Winter and Summer: 8am-7pm, Spring and Fall: 10am-6pm

Formula Sports

Formula Sports sells and rents skis as well as other outdoor sporting activities such as cycling and running. They carry all of the big name brands like Nordica and Dalbello.
Adresse: 460 North Main Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 3194
Åpningstider: Winter: 8am-6pm, Spring: 10am-6pm, Summer: 9am-6pm

Friedman Memorial Airport

Friedman Memorial Airport has non-stop flights to Seattle, Salt Lake City , Los Angeles and San Francisco. United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Delta Airlines operate flights out of Friedman Memorial Airport. Transportation from the Airport will be via Taxi Shuttle, Hotel & Resort Courtesy Shuttles or via bus Mountain Rides or Sun Valley Express Reliable taxi companies are: Airport Cab Company or Wood River Taxi. The shuttle price to Ketchum will amount to approximately $30.
Adresse: Friedman Memorial Airport
Telefon: +1 208 788 4956

Public Transport

Mountain Rides Transportation Authority operates bus routes and provides carpool and bike share programs to residents and visitors of the Sun Valley communities of Ketchum, Bellevue, Blaine County, Hailey and Sun Valley.
Adresse: 800 1st Avenue North, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 788 7433


Wood River offers airport shuttle as well as taxi services in the Sun Valley region. Wood River Taxi +1 208 788 8294 [email protected] Sun Valley Limo & Taxi +1 208 481 2119


Chateau Drug
Adresse: Giacobbi Square, 451 4th Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208-726-5696
Åpningstider: Mon-Sat 8am-7pm, Sun 8am-6pm


US Post Office
Adresse: 151 4th Street, Ketchum, ID
Telefon: +1 208 726 5161
Åpningstider: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 11am-2pm

Time Zone

Ketchum is located in the Mountain Time Zone and all times are reflected in Mountain time.


Country code: +1 Area code: 208


Outlets generate a 110-volt current that uses two-prong plugs. Adapters can be purchased at major electronics and retail stores.