Dog walking in Ketchum

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Dog Walking in Ketchum

Ketchum is a small town with a big personality comfortably nestled within the mountains of Idaho. Originally a wealthy mining district, this area has since flourished as a resort town. Ketchum is bordered by the ski resort town of Sun Valley and is included in the Wood River Valley community. Ski enthusiasts travel from all over to shred Bald Mountain, which is directly adjacent to Ketchum.

Ketchum is also a great place for pet parents who don’t like leaving Fido behind! There are tons of pawesome outdoor activities available that allow you to bring your furry friend along. For example, just outside the main town of Ketchum is the Sawtooth National Recreation Area, which features a whopping 756,000 acres of pristine forestland and wilderness. Pets are allowed in most areas, as long as they remain safely leashed at all times. 

Potential residents can get check-ups at one of the local veterinarians and pick up their day-to-day goods at the locally-owned Thunderpaw Pet Shoppe in the center of town. Just passing through? You can book a pet-friendly suite at a number of accommodations in town. Just a scenic four-hour drive from the bustling hub of Boise, this gem of a city is sure to keep tails wagging! 

Best Dog Neighborhoods in Ketchum

Hulen Meadows

48
Population Density
898 per sq. mi.

Hulen Meadows

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Want to enjoy Ketchum in all the seasons? Consider settling down in the quaint neighborhood of Hulen Meadows. You can find a beautiful home cradled by the photographic mountain views from every direction! Plus, residents and visitors of this charming area can take advantage of the nearby Hulen Pond. Enjoy bundled-up winter walks around the pond with your four-legged family members and take a quick dip in the pond to cool off during hot summer months! Are your pups pushing for a more physically challenging adventure? Leash up and head over to the Chocolate Gulch Trail, which offers 5.3 miles of breathtaking views and different terrain to explore.

Elk Horn

36
Population Density
143 per sq. mi.

Elk Horn

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Elk Horn is a colorful mountainside neighborhood within the resort town of Sun Valley. The scenery looks like something out of a postcard and the outdoor adventures are enough to keep Fido panting all year round. Elk Horn is the perfect place for potential residents to settle down just outside of all the tourist bustle of Sun Valley. It is just a few hours out from the big city of Boise and less than 5 miles west of Ketchum. Want to take the scenic route? Gear up and travel across the Ketchum Connection Trail for pawsitively picturesque sights!

Elkhorn Village

24
Population Density
150 per sq. mi.

Elkhorn Village

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Elkhorn Village is located in the valley just below Elk Horn and is directly adjacent to Ketchum. This quaint town is almost 6,000 feet above sea level, so be sure to prepare for cold weather whenever you and your pooch come to visit! This town is famous for its pet-friendly nature, panoramic views, and beautiful lakes and ponds throughout the area. In the winter, you and Fido can take advantage of the ski slopes at the nearby Dollar Mountain. In the summertime, you can stop by Galena Lounge’s patio for a quick bite after a long day of swimming in the local ponds.

Northridge

12
Population Density
2,552 per sq. mi.

Northridge

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If you purr-fer to stay away from the commotion of the touristy town of Ketchum, consider a visit to the quiet city of Hailey, ID. Just a short 20-minute drive from the Sun Valley area, you'll find the neighborhood of Northridge nestled towards the northern end of the city. The area is surrounded by remarkable views of the Central Idaho Rockies. Adventurous pups and their owners can enjoy nature walks throughout the city, as it lies at the edge of nearby forestlands. Split a splice at one of Wise Guy Pizza Pie’s outdoor tables, or share a scone with Fido at Java Coffee & Café!

Central Bellevue

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Population Density
1,934 per sq. mi.

Central Bellevue

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Planning a trip to Wood River Valley for some fresh mountain air and outdoor activities with Fido? Bellevue has pet-friendly accommodations for you and your furry family at the Wood River Inn & Suites. You can spend the day exploring the Wood River Trails, which spans over 20 miles of woodlands spanning through the nearby cities of Hailey, Sun Valley, and Ketchum. Just be sure to keep your precious pups on a leash! In the wintertime, you can take a day trip up to the gorgeous mountain range of Sun Valley and even spend some time skiing with your dogs!