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Ketchum / Sun Valley / Sun Valley White Cloud Trails
Sun Valley Region
Status: Open
Region: Ketchum / Sun Valley
Difficulty: Beginner
Uses: Mt Biking, Hiking
Length: 0.87 miles
Start: 5,976'
End: 6,165'
Min: 5,976'
Max: 6,206'


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White Cloud Trails: Surrounding Sun Valley’s nine-hole White Clouds golf course, the Sun Valley White Clouds trail system project was built through a joint effort by Sun Valley Resort, Big Wood Backcountry Trails and the International Mountain Bicycling Association.

Completed in 2008, the White Cloud Trails offer five miles of easy hiking and biking in the immediate vicinity of town.  There are several scenic overlooks (equipped with benches) that provide excellent perspectives of Ketchum, the Big Wood River, and the surrounding landscape, making it a great hike for newcomers to the valley.  There are four different sections of the White Cloud Trails - Sellgren’s, Valley View, Sunrise Loop, and the Elk Trail.  There are two primary trailheads, Earl’s and Carol’s, just off the bike path along Trail Creek Rd.  Parking is available at the S.V. Clubhouse (Earl’s) or in the Sun Valley Village parking lot (Carol’s). Sellgren’s Trail also connects to Latiga Lane and TelemarkRd. on the west side of the plateau.

For more detailed information visit Sun Valley's trail map and information here.

*For more detailed descriptions, topo maps, and information on the history, geology, and wildflowers of the Wood River Valley pick up a copy of Exploring Sun Valley online or find it at one of several local shops.
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