Never before on the market, this secluded luxury home site, surrounded by open hillsides, flowing streams and ponds, and spectacular views of the rugged mountains to the east, is located within Sun Valley's exclusive Lake Creek Meadows subdivision. Abutting USFS and BLM lands, endless outdoor activities are available literally at the doorstep of your new home. Enjoy hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, mountain biking, fishing, and horseback riding without having to leave the canyon. Living here is literally an outdoor lover's dream. The sheer quietude of this canyon is astounding with no road noise or traffic. Despite the ultimate privacy this location provides, it is only minutes away from downtown Ketchum and the dining, cultural events, and shopping that contribute to Sun Valley's ageless popularity. The Lake Creek Meadows community is beautiful year-round thanks to its variety of natural environments. Wildlife is common with deer, elk and foxes roaming the surrounding hillsides. Bald Eagles soar above with ducks and geese spending their days on the ponds. The large flat parcel offers a myriad of development options With the most recent home sale in Lake Creek Meadows coming in at over 10 million, this parcel will support a custom home befitting of this exclusive and private location. With over 4 acres, this flat site with a large building envelope will easily accommodate a one story or multi-level home, barn, pastures, pool, tennis court, and an accessory dwelling. The Lake Creek stream and ponds are adjacent to the northerly property boundary with surface water rights provided from the ponds. Being outside the City limits means enjoying fresh drinking water from your private well.
Sun Valley is the name of the world-famous ski resort, as well as the small, European-styled village east of Ketchum. The name also encompasses the 30-mile stretch that is the Wood River Valley, an area filled with towns, rivers, mountains, gulches, campgrounds, and cliffs. Sun Valley is home to phenomenal mountain scenery, unlimited year-round recreational offerings, and down-to-earth people. All of this makes Sun Valley, whether it is Ketchum, Hailey, Bellevue, or elsewhere, one of the most desirable places in the country to live.
North of Ketchum, towards the Sawtooth Mountain Range, boasts many luxury homes and uncrowded real estate. With easy access to popular hiking and skiing trails, recreational opportunities abound. Local residents enjoy biking and skiing on the Harriman Trail, back country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and fly-fishing. Living North of Ketchum means being close to the wilderness, yet with all the conveniences of Ketchum.