Ketchum Topo Map in Blaine County ID
Coordinates: 43.6807403°N, -114.3636619°W
Approx. Elevation: 5,853 feet (1,784 meters)
USGS Map Area: Sun Valley
Feature Type: City
|Feature||USGS Topo Map|
|Sun Valley||Sun Valley|
|Elkhorn Village||Sun Valley|
|Clarendon Hot Springs||Mahoney Butte|
|Cathedral Pines||Easley Hot Springs|
|Easley Hot Springs||Easley Hot Springs|
|Boulder||Easley Hot Springs|
Ketchum is a mountain town situated at the base of Bald Mountain in the Wood River Valley. The town is surrounded by the stunning peaks of the Sawtooth Mountains, the Smoky Mountains, and the Pioneer Mountains.
The town’s history dates back to the 1800s when it was founded as a mining and logging town. Over the years, Ketchum grew and evolved, with the help of the Sun Valley Resort, attracting artists, writers (Ernest Hemingway had a home here), and outdoor enthusiasts to its stunning natural surroundings.
Today, Ketchum is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, with a wide range of activities available year-round. During the winter months, the town is a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding at nearby Bald Mountain. In the summer, visitors can explore miles of hiking and biking trails, fly fish in the Wood River or Trail Creek, or enjoy a round of golf at one of the area’s golf courses.
The town is home to several annual festivals and events, including the Sun Valley Film Festival and the Sun Valley Arts and Crafts Festival.
Ketchum is listed in the Cities Category for Blaine County in the state of Idaho. Ketchum is displayed on the "Sun Valley" USGS topo map quad. Anyone who is interested in visiting Ketchum can view and print the free topographic map, terrain map, and other maps using the link above. The location, topography, nearby roads and trails around Ketchum (City) can be seen in the map layers above. The latitude and longitude coordinates (GPS waypoint) of Ketchum are 43.6807403 (North), -114.3636619 (West) and the approximate elevation is 5,853 feet (1,784 meters) above sea level. If you have visited Idaho's Ketchum in Blaine County before, please share your experience with a comment below.