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Ukiah, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

We drove from Ketchum to this beautiful Lodge with the advice from a gentleman at the local coffee shop. Beautiful drive and found this rustic lodge in a beautiful setting. The food was fantastic and the staff was very friendly. It appeared to be a local hot spot and we could see why.

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Washington DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a good time tromping around in our snowshoes. We brought our own gear so payed a $5 fee to use the trails. There are plenty of snowshoe trails to choose from and they're all groomed. But if you like walking in deep snow, you'll have to make your own way. These trails were so used and packed I... More 

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The O.C., California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

When staying in Sun Valley, summer or winter, head north 30 miles to the Galena Lodge. In summer, great hiking. In winter, great X-country skiing and snow shoeing. All year round, great food and hospitality. The drive there and beyond to Galena Summit overlooking the Salmon River Valley is beautiful. Use Galena Lodge as a destination or a stop along... More 

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Sun Valley, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I love everything about Galena Lodge ~ the charming, old log building, the wonderful soups, the stunning, groomed cross-country ski trails, the friendly staff and volunteers, the cozy yurts (complete with sauna) and the usually sunny, blue-bird days. Two nights ago friends and I were skiing under the full moon. Magical.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to stop and enjoy the scenery, get warm, have beer, coffee or tea. And grab a bite to eat or go to the little gift shop. We came with a large group. I didn't eat but everyone else had something and they liked the food. Stop and have a look if you are in the area.

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Portland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

we arrived about 10 am from SV, got tickets and headed out onto the ski trails. There are numerous routes, from easy to difficult, and each is clearly signed. Maps are conveniently placed around the course, with over 40KM of trails. We started on an easy, then had lunch, and finished with a blue run. Speaking of lunch, the grilled... More 

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Phoenix, AZ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Delicious lunch with a big deck, and lots of ambiance. The food was so much better than we expected, the lamb burger in particular, sourced from a local farm, with really nice spicy aoli, and a fresh baked bun. My husband and I enjoyed sitting out on the deck after doing some local hiking. All in all a gorgeous drive... More 

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Portland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Let's just start off by saying Galena has some tough nordic trails! That being said, there is great snowshoe trails, and anyone can do that. Take the beautiful drive under the Boulder Mountains and go for a GREAT lunch. Weekends during the winter can be crowded, but don't be afraid to share a table that is being under utilized. We... More 

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Hailey, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Galena Lodge is not a lodge, it is a warming hut, meeting place, and rest stop, with a restaurant and small outdoor store--and it's terrific. The ambiance is perfect: in the dead of winter there is a fire in the fireplace, lots of tables and a few comfy chairs, and great soups to warm you through. Best of all is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013 via mobile

We snowshoed some of the trails around Galena Lodge. All the staff were friendly and welcoming. The food looked amazing, but honestly we didn't eat lunch there. They had multiple soups, some vegan and veg, and other yummy-looking sandwiches and baked goods. Also had beer and wine. Was a little pricey, but sure looked and smelled good. $5 per person... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Galena Lodge is a community owned day lodge 23 miles North of the Ketchum/Sun Valley area. Based at 7300 feet at the base of the Boulder Mountains, Galena Lodge is a hidden gem. Summer time at Galena features lunches daily, brunch on the weekends, wagon ride bbq dinners, horseback riding, kids camp, weddings, bike rides, guided bike tours, hiking and more. In winter, Galena turns into one of the premiere Nordic ski areas in the country with over 50km of groomed trails and 25km of snowshoe trails. Nordic and snowshoe lessons are available daily. Galena rents out 3 backcountry yurts as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Galena Lodge

Address: Box 8326 HC 64, 15187 HWY 75, Sun Valley, ID 83340-9705
Location: United States > Idaho > Sun Valley-Ketchum > Sun Valley
Price Range: $125 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Galena Lodge Sun Valley, Idaho
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