Sun Valley Resort (Elkhorn course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Sun Valley Resort (Elkhorn course) Est. 1974

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Sun Valley Resort is home to two 18-hole championship golf courses: the resort's signature Trail Creek layout and the Elkhorn course. Like its sibling, the Elkhorn course is a well-rated and pleasantly testing layout. This tree-lined and open parkland course should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy.

Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Sun Valley Resort
Village Way,
Sun Valley, Idaho 83353
USA
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Office   +1 (208) 622 4111
Pro Shop   +1 (208) 622 2251
Fax

 

Email   golf@sunvalley.com
Website   www.sunvalley.com/golf
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Golf Pro
 
Jeff Petersen (Director of Golf) / Dominick Conti (Head PGA Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Open countryside and residential.
 
Designer: Originally opened in 1974, Robert Trent Jones Sr designed the current front-nine, and his son Robert Trent Jones Jr designed the back-nine.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7214 6056 5149
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.4 68.3 69.5
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the Elkhorn course. Also at Sun Valley are the 18-hole championship Trail Creek course (par-72, 6968 yds from back tees) and the 9-hole White Clouds course (par-36, 3605 yds).
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How2Get There?

2.5 mi E of Ketchum / 155 mi E of Boise.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes at peak times in high season: weekday $160; weekend $175. Golf cart included. [Indicative rate. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information


Practice facilities
Good
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Location

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Latitude: (43.678899)
Longitude: (-114.332335)
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Sun Valley Lodge / Sun Valley Inn 
2 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353.
+1 (208) 622 4111
www.sunvalley.com

Since 1936, the Sun Valley Lodge has welcomed visitors with elegant amenities and old world charm. The 148-room hotel is a luxury hotel with an adjoining glass enclosed outdoor pool and Sun Valley's famous outdoor ice rink and Terrace. The Sun Valley Inn provides 105 newly remodelled rooms.

Golf at this hotel Sun Valley (Trail Creek and White Clouds courses).
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Golf within 5 miles Sun Valley (Elkhorn course)
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Golf within 20 miles No
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