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cvalleynetwork.org Life is good in Carrabassett, even for our senior residents!

Consistent with life in the western mountains of Maine, is the thread of giving that binds communities together. The Sugarloaf Area Christian Ministry has worked with the “Valley Seniors”, CV Library, & others to provide a connection to peers & volunteers via cvalleynetwork.org  In this interview with Gerry Baril, he shares information on services that include […]

Check Out This Perfect Turn Tip for New Riders

Nick Halsdorff, one of The Sugarloaf Ski & Snowboard School’s top snowboard instructors is here to guide you through the essentials of good carving. Whether you’re switching from skis or totally new to the hill, one of the toughest initial hurdles of riding is making those nice, graceful carves that give you so much control, […]

Fun & Fitness under the Roof of the AGC

No matter the weather, you can always get your energy going at the Anti Gravity Complex just off the bottom of the Sugarloaf Access Rd. next to the Carrabassett Valley Library & Community Center. All ages are welcome with special lessons available on the trampolines, 35′ climbing wall, and the skateboard park & bowl, plus there are regular […]

Visit the Ski Museum of Maine for a Wintry Blast From the Past

The Ski Museum of Maine recently held its annual Ski Heritage Day here at Sugarloaf. The day included a classic gear photo shoot, a booth displaying some of the photos and memorabilia available at the museum, and of course their live and silent auctions. If you want to visit the museum, it’s just a short […]

First Tracks w/ Capt. Kip

Check out this clip from 2/19. Kip Files is WSKI’s “On Snow” reporter during weekend mornings as well as holiday weekdays. He lets WSKI viewers know what conditions are like on the slopes of Sugarloaf before anyone else. Kip gets at least 3-4 runs in before the lifts start turning for the public between 7:30 and 8:30am. This […]

Skiing the Steeps with Perfect Turn

The good folks over at the Sugarloaf Ski & Snowboard School are back with another Pro Tip. This week they’re giving advice on just how to navigate the fast and sometimes icy conditions we’ve been encountering this winter. Fortunately, with the help of Perfect Turn, you can look like a pro out there ripping down Gondi […]

A Sugarloaf Ski & Snowboard School Tip

Last week Matt Tinker and the gang over at Perfect Turn lead us through a tutorial on how to hit and land a 360 degree jump. That’s all well and good, but perhaps soaring and spinning through the air isn’t quite your cup of tea. You’re in luck, because this week’s Pro Tip tackles a […]

Rent Snowmobiles in Stratton & Find Another Reason to Love Winter!

There’s tons of great winter activities here in Maine’s Western Mountains. Just take a short trip into Stratton, a mere 7 miles north of Sugarloaf’s Access Road and you’ll find Flagstaff Snowmobile Rentals. Tom LeMont, the friendly proprietor, will get you on your way, cruising through the hundreds of miles of trails that zigzag through Maine’s […]

Seth Wescott & Alex Tuttle: December update

Over the Holidays, local snowboardcross heroes, two time Gold medalist Seth Wescott & up & coming local Alex Tuttle share their thoughts on the season so far, their results, & what’s ahead, with our viewers. These guys are not only tops in the world when it comes to the hard-charging sport of Boardercross, but they […]

Perfect Turn's Pro Tip of the Week

Whether it’s your first time stepping foot on a mountain or you’ve been carving corduroy since the 60’s, a ski or snowboard lesson is always a good choice. WSKI and the good folks over at Perfect Turn are teaming up to bring you a weekly Pro Tip to help you improve as a skier or rider. This week we’re kicking off […]