Few People Know Idaho Was Home To The First Chair Lift In America

It’s well known that Idaho is home to the oldest ski resort in America. Sun Valley Resort was established in 1936 and since then, it has become one of the most popular vacation destinations in the state. But, what many people don’t know is that Idaho, Sun Valley Resort in particular, is also home to the very first chair lift.

Did you know that Idaho was the first to use a chair lift? What other fun facts about Idaho do you know? Share them with us in the comments! And, if you are searching for a ski resort that comes alive during the summer months, you must plan a visit to Schweitzer Mountain Resort in northern Idaho.

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Address: Sun Valley Resort, 1 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353, USA