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Update from the Outdoor Center; yes, we have snow in the flats, too!!

Update from the Outdoor Center; yes, we have snow in the flats, too!!

As much as we’re wishing we had MORE snow, we often forget how lucky we are in our northern location to have more snow most of the time than our southern neighbors! The skinny skiing has been good all season, the fat tire bike trails have been open almost all winter, & snowshoeing is fun […]

Marcia White talks Summer Bike events and the new Kids glade at Sugarloaf

Marcia White talks Summer Bike events and the new Kids glade at Sugarloaf

Marcia White, Sugarloaf’s Children’s program director talks about some ways to support the Western Maine Center for Children as well as the Maine Lung Association by participating in some cycling events this summer. She talks up Outdoor Adventure camp as well as the scoop on a new kids glade located right under the Skidway lift […]

Carrabassett Valley Town Lot; Forestry Practices and More…

Carrabassett Valley Town Lot; Forestry Practices and More…

Bob Carlton, Bill Haslam and Billy Gilmore visited the WSKI set to let us know exactly what goes on with forestry down at the “Town Lot” at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center. A lot of planning goes into exactly what to cut, what to leave and when it’s just a good idea to wait. The profits […]

More ways to improve your life & more reasons to visit Scentsations in Kingfield!

More ways to improve your life & more reasons to visit Scentsations in Kingfield!

There’s no end to the depth of knowledge & compassion Rose Winter brings to her incredible shop where there is truly something for everyone. Being born & raised in Kingfield, & the region’s school nurse for decades, her understanding of how to help people be better can’t be beat. For ideas for yourself or someone […]

Portland based Allspeed Cyclery & Snow takes over at Carrabassett Valley’s MTB hub, the Outdoor Center

Portland based Allspeed Cyclery & Snow takes over at Carrabassett Valley’s MTB hub, the Outdoor Center

When word came out about this recent turn of events, WSKI reached out to invite Chris Carleton to come share the plans for services & products that will enhance & grow the MTB scene here in Carrabassett. They offer full service & repairs for bikes, backcountry ski gear, and more. Bike and ski rentals available […]

Kenny Wing: A REAL Local sharing the history of our backyard..

Kenny Wing: A REAL Local sharing the history of our backyard..

The Wing family lived with a view of what we call the backside of Bigelow, for four generations before the Flagstaff Village was flooded & the family’s home was forever gone. Kenny was the 5th generation, & first to be born & raised on the shores of what became Maine’s 4th largest lake, where he’s […]

Tim Flight CR-NEMBA Volunteer Fat Bike Trail Groomer

Tim Flight CR-NEMBA Volunteer Fat Bike Trail Groomer

When WSKI started promoting the fledgling MTB scene here in CV several years ago, fat bikes weren’t even on our radar, but since then, their appearance here has grown like wildfire because it is so much FUN & we have the terrain & trails to make everyone happy, beginner to expert. This winter an official […]

Vacation Week Activities at Sugarloaf

Vacation Week Activities at Sugarloaf

Sugarloaf events manager Jen Reese stopped by to fill us in on what’s happening the rest of vacation week at the mountain. From kids activities, to a moolight climb up to Bullwinkles to a high flying Frisbee dog show, there’s Pleeeeennnnty to do! Check it out.

Mountain Report News: Carrabassett Valley Academy’s Backcountry program

Mountain Report News: Carrabassett Valley Academy’s Backcountry program

Pat Scanlan was our guest to share w/ viewers that the CVA Backcountry Program is the only one of its kind in the United States. Though the Maine High Peaks offer substantial training and exploration opportunities, Backcountry athletes can train around the country and the world. Coming soon, a chance to explore right here what […]

Evil Dr. Ice & Super Bob visit WSKI… & your kids will want to be part of this!

Evil Dr. Ice & Super Bob visit WSKI… & your kids will want to be part of this!

Kids’ Programs at Sugarloaf develop skiers for the future. Why not make them so fun no kid can resist? Batman. Thor. Super heroes are super fun, and at Super Hero Camp, your little skier will discover their own secret powers, and have a blast while learning the basics. Campers will hit the slopes with one […]