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Rangeley Happenings

Rangeley Happenings

There’s always plenty to do in the Rangeley Region, making it a great reason to stay another day & explore more of the mountains & lakes of northern Franklin County!  

Interview with Special Olympic Board Members Mike & Scott

Interview with Special Olympic Board Members Mike & Scott

Mike Feldman & Scott Gregory were our guests on WSKI’s Mountain Report in Jan. 2014 when the Special Olympics were in Carrabassett Valley for the Winter Games. No matter the cold; the event ALWAYS warms our hearts to have so many enjoy fun in the snow as part of this many decades old tradition at Sugarloaf! […]

Update from Town of Carrabassett Valley.

2014 Canoe Poling National Championships

2014 Canoe Poling National Championships

On May 23rd the “few and proud” stood tall in their canoes and held the annual Canoe Poling National Championships on the Carrabassett River in New Portland, ME.  The historic “Wire Bridge”  made for a perfect venue for the event and the water level was just about perfect. We talked with Chip Cochrane and got […]

Reggae Fest is coming!

Reggae Fest is coming!

            It’s hard to imagine there’s ever been a time without Sugarloaf’s now world famous Reggae Fest, but as it so happens a mere 25 years ago the festival premiered for the very first time. It could hardly be called a festival back then, but today it’s one of the […]

Third annual Backcountry Cycle Challenge July 19-20, 2014

Third annual Backcountry Cycle Challenge July 19-20, 2014

    The weather will be gorgeous, so come out to help or just to see the action, & to all participants: welcome to our backyard, we love sharing it with you, Good Luck! The Town of Carrabassett Valley invites you to participate in the third annual Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge, a mountain bike endurance […]

Sugarloaf Marathon and 15K

Sugarloaf Marathon and 15K

    Now in its 32nd year, the Sugarloaf Marathon is Maine’s oldest continuously run marathon, drawing hundreds of runners from all over the U.S. and Eastern Canada each year.  Despite the mountainous surrounding, Sugarloaf’s course is widely known as a fast course. The final 16 miles of the course have an elevation loss of […]

The Stratton-Eustis Area

The Stratton-Eustis Area

      There is plenty of activity north of Sugarloaf too!  From a surprising variety of dining options to local stores and shops and live-music venues,  Stratton is not only a great place to stock up on supplies for your adventures but also a great place to spend the day.

Jerks of Grass at Ira Mountain (2013)

Jerks of Grass at Ira Mountain (2013)

Die Hard Skiers = HUGE 50 yr. + Gang at Sugarloaf

Die Hard Skiers = HUGE 50 yr. + Gang at Sugarloaf

              This short clip from the Introduction of the gathering of 129 Sugarloaf skiers who have cherished their adventures on Sugarloaf Mtn. for OVER 50 years, will make you smile & inspired to join this crew of hardy souls someday!!! You won’t find a more Real bunch of fantastic […]

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