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Take a Dip! WSKI TV 17 Swimming Spots

Take a Dip! WSKI TV 17 Swimming Spots

Looking for just the right spot to cool off in the area? Look no further. We’ve highlighted some spots to cool off in the hot summer months in the Maine High Peaks region. These are just a few (we know there are many more) but this should get you started and on the right track […]

Grab your calendar and pen: upcoming summer events…

Grab your calendar and pen: upcoming summer events…

Grab that calendar and pen and get ready to mark down some events happening this summer in the Maine High Peaks region…

Gondi Tower Work

Gondi Tower Work

Long ago, like today, work on the hill during the summer makes skiing possible for everyone in the winter. Unlike today, this old footage was pre-OSHA.. boy, pretty high up & not even tied off, those guys were all too hard working to have fear, & no one dared complain back then! & this was […]

2017 Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge

2017 Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge

We got out this past Saturday to grab a few shots of the 50K race. The morning started with rain and the riders dealt with some muddy conditions. By the afternoon the sun had come out as most racers headed toward the finish. Huge thanks to all the volunteers and racers as well as the […]

Sixth annual Backcountry Cycle Challenge July 15, 2017

Sixth annual Backcountry Cycle Challenge July 15, 2017

    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 annual Carrabassett Backcountry Cycle Challenge, a mountain bike endurance event.  The […]

The Stratton-Eustis Area

The Stratton-Eustis Area

      All year-round, 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- Eustis is not only a great place to stock up on supplies for your adventures but also a great place to spend the day!

Mountain Bike rides for kids in Carrabassett Valley

Mountain Bike rides for kids in Carrabassett Valley

There truly is something for every mountain biker here in Carrabassett Valley. Beginner, professional, young or old we’ve put together a couple trails very easily accessible for the young kids to enjoy. As well as being kid friendly they are also great for the beginner mountain biker looking to get into riding singletrack. Get out […]

POPs weekend: the Irregular’s Dee Menear shares news of this year’s event with our full house of Christmas vacation viewers

POPs weekend: the Irregular’s Dee Menear shares news of this year’s event with our full house of Christmas vacation viewers

Part of what we do at WSKI-TV 17 & wskitv.com is offer our ability to Get the Word Out to local organizations who enhance our region with services & events that happen because local volunteers care enough to pitch in & do the necessary work. The Kingfield POPs is hands down the best example of […]

Take a Ride: Mountain Bike the Redington Loop from the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center

Take a Ride: Mountain Bike the Redington Loop from the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center

Here’s an intermediate option for a great loop ride on your mountain bike. Starting from the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center it’s just one of many rides in Carrabassett Valley…

Summer & Kids & Maine High Peaks camps=AWESOME!

Summer & Kids & Maine High Peaks camps=AWESOME!

Something for kids of all ages, little thru high school. It’s part of who we are & how we live: teaching our kids to get outside & learn to live with & take care of all of our Backyard in the Great Outdoors, with offerings locally to have fun while inspiring our children to love […]