Ruschp, one of original Skimeisters in the US., heads ski school teaching
Arlberg technique. Group costs $5 per day, private $6 per lesson. Two skiers
can hire instructor at $9 per lesson.
train to Shoshone, then 56 miles by limousine to Sun Valley; or plane to Twin
Falls, bus 80 miles to ski area. No need for car.
Best season Feb.
20 to March 20, with snow from Dec. 18 to April 10.
offers six days room at chalet in village, meals at Challenger Inn, lifts,
lessons, $92. Write Winston McCrea, Sun Valley, or contact Union Pacific agent
for other housing.
include eight chair lifts, totaling 24,683 feet.
Best runs feature
powder and corn on open slopes. Choice of runs, according to ability.
available for rent at ski shop at foot of mountain. Cost per day for boots,
poles, skis: $3.
entertainment at Sun Valley is best on continent. Parties, billiards, dancing,
skating, sleigh rides, bowling, heated swimming pools, movies, etc.
Engl heads school of 50 instructors, teaches modified Arlberg technique. $5 per
day for group, $22 for six days' group. Private lessons cost $8.50 per hour, $3
each additional person.