Wednesday, May 25, 2022
 
Click HERE to sign up to receive our Daily Email News
 
Galena Lodge Looking for New Leadership
Loading
   
Thursday, January 27, 2022
 

STORY AND PHOTO BY KAREN BOSSICK

Wanted: A new concessionaire for Galena Lodge.

Erin Zell and Don Shepler, the current concessionaires, are ready to move on to new pursuits in the spring of 2023 after 15 years at the cross-country and mountain bike lodge/restaurant 24 miles north of Ketchum.

Zell said the couple wants time to travel and visit other ski and mountain bike destinations—and to spend more time enjoying the trails around Galena Lodge.

“The years we’ve spent there are so special,” she added. “It’s one thing to open a restaurant but quite another thing to work at a place like Galena where you see so much of the community and hear their stories of why they love it so much. It’s more than a job.”

The BCRD Board of Directors will solicit Requests for Proposals from Feb. 1 through March 2, 2022. They will select a new concessionaire to begin a contract in May 2023.

The BCRD is grateful for its long partnership with Zell and Shepler, said Mark Davidson, the BCRD’s executive director.

“They have been steadfast in their support for BCRD and our efforts to develop Galena Lodge and the surrounding recreational opportunities, including Nordic skiing and mountain biking,” he said. “Since taking over the concession at Galena Lodge, Don and Erin have played a key role in nurturing Galena Lodge’s reputation as a beloved destination not only in the Wood River Valley but nationally and even internationally.”

Want to know more? Contact Davidson at 208-578-2273 or mdavidson@bcrd.org


~  Today's Topics ~


We’re Extremely Proud to be Sun Valley Residents

Learn How Ed Hardy Elevated Tattoos to Art Form

Name the New Hailey Town Center Building
 
 

 

 

 
Advertising /Marketing /Public Relations
Inquiries Contact:

Leisa Hollister
Director of Public Relations / Advertising
(208) 450-9993
leisahollister@gmail.com
 
Got a story? Contact:
Karen Bossick
Editor in Chief
(208) 578-2111
Karen@EyeOnSunValley.com
 
Website problems? Contact:
Michael Hobbs
Webmaster
Mike@EyeOnSunValley.com
 
ABOUT US
EyeOnSunValley.com is the largest online daily news media service in The Wood River Valley, publishing 7 days a week. Our website publication features current news articles, feature stories, local sports articles and video content articles. The Eye On Sun Valley Show is a weekly primetime television show focusing on highlighted news stories of the week airing Monday-Sunday, COX Channel 13. See our interactive Kiosks around town throughout the Wood River Valley!
 
info@eyeonsunvalley.com
 
P: 208.720.8212
P.O. Box 1453 Ketchum, ID  83340
Login

© Copyright 2021 Eye on Sun Valley