A holiday rental home in Ketchum will put you close to all of the best activities this area has to offer. You will feel like you are in your home away from home and you’ll have everything that you need to enjoy your stay.
No matter what time of the year you choose to holiday to Ketchum you will find plenty of fun in the out of doors. The summer offers the chance for cycling, swimming in the mountain lakes, hiking and climbing. For all the summer activities, it is during the winter months that Ketchum and the surrounding areas really shine. Skiing, snowboarding, snowshoe treks and snowmobile excursions are just a few of the options. Heli-skiing is also available. A helicopter will drop you off at some untouched part of the mountain where you can enjoy a truly unique skiing experience. Many are surprised to learn that heli-skiing is not just for advanced skiers. There are spots that are appropriate for all skill levels, so this is a thrilling activity that even less experienced skiers could enjoy.
Art museums and lovely outdoor spaces are amongst the places to visit whilst on holiday to Ketchum. The Gilman Contemporary Art Museum is a must-see for anyone who enjoys modern art. A number of galleries are also located nearby. The Ketchum Sun Valley Heritage and Ski Museum boasts artefacts and exhibits that cover various aspects of local history. Each July, the Ketchum Art Festival takes place here. See works by many artists in a variety of mediums. The Sawtooth Wilderness Area is home to 300 lakes and 40 trails. Spend time canoeing or fishing in the lakes or just enjoying the beautiful scenery.
The winters in Ketchum can be quite frigid, and the summers are pleasant and mild. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -13° and -8° C. The average highs are 2° to 6° C. During the spring, the average lows are between -3° and 1° C and the average highs are between 12° and 17° C. The summers bring average low temperatures of 5° to 7° C and average highs of 22° to 27° C. There is between 16 and 66 mm of precipitation per month. The most tends to occur during the winter months. During the winter this is usually snow, which is great news for those who come to Ketchum to enjoy the many snow related activities.
The closest airport to Ketchum is Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN), which is located 21 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.