Elkhorn is located in the hills about a mile south of Sun Valley Village and two miles from the town of Ketchum.
If you are looking for amenities, this area offers a good selection. Guests have access to an array of amenities; swimming pools, hot tubs, a fitness center and tennis courts, all free of charge. Sunburst Condos are a favorite recommendation. Elkhorn guests also enjoy preferential tee times at the golf course.
The Elkhorn Golf Course was designed by the famous father-son duo Robert Trent Jones Senior and Robert Trent Jones Junior. Your golfing abilities will be tested on this course, complete with rolling greens and over 100 sand traps and bunkers. Also, enjoying the sweeping views of the Elkhorn hillsides and the Sun Valley White Clouds golf course that surround the area.
Hiking and biking are very popular activities among guests. Spring and early summer offer expansive views of the surrounding areas, and the ability to view the different wildflowers in the area. In the late summer and fall, enjoy the fall foliage. Visit the Sun Valley Elkhorn Association website for hiking and biking trails and a map of the area.
During winter Dollar Mountain has the closest ski runs. Baldy (Bald Mountain) is about two miles away. The swimming pools are closed in the winter but the Village facility with hot tub, sauna, and a steam room is open from 3pm-10pm daily. The Sun Valley Nordic and Snowshoe Center is nearby as well and offers an expansive trail system to keep even the most seasoned Nordic skiers busy. Visit the Blaine County Recreational Department for more information.
Although there are no shops or restaurants in Elkhorn, Ketchum and Sun Valley are conveniently accessed by shuttle bus and the bike trails.
Alpine Lodging Sun Valley has numerous vacation homes and condo rentals in the Elkhorn area.