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The New CV Recreational Bridge is Open!

It’s been nearly two years in the making (or five years, depending on who you ask), but it’s finally here! The brand new Carrabassett Valley Recreational Bridge is open to the public. Located behind the Carrabassett Inn, this impressive new span connects some great trails for the first time ever. Whether you’re snowmobiling, cross-country skiing […]

BIG Air…Bag!!!

Carrabassett Valley Academy’s Freeride Coach Nate McKenzie gives the low-down on the new 65′ X 65′ air bag to be set up just west of the Super Quad in the old freestyle jump area. This HUGE air bag brings dry-land to new heights, literally, by enabling CVA’s student athletes to practice aerial maneuvers which previously […]

Kingfield First Friday Artwalk

Doors open on the first Friday of each month in downtown Kingfield from 5-8pm to view art, meet friends, and enjoy refreshments, music and poetry. The artwalk is open to the public and free of charge. So next time you’re driving through Kingfield on the first  Friday of the month on your way to Sugarloaf be sure […]

…. more with Mountain Report Guests from "Sugarloaf Cooking with Kathy"

Host Greg Powers & local skiing mortgage specialist with Skowhegan Savings, Nanook, were happy to share in the luscious cocktails Kathy concocted, and her own smoked salmon (which was ‘melt-in-your-mouth’ delicious), as well as her other fabulous delights to the palette. The show airs daily on WSKI at 12:45pm. Kathy is available to create her […]

Sugarloaf Cooking with Kathy shares great tastes on WSKI

This Multi-Talented Woman can Really Cook, & for YOU! The star of “Sugarloaf Cooking with Kathy” & Nanook from the show’s sponsor, Skowhegan Savings, were the evening Guests of one of WSKI’s live shows Thanksgiving weekend. Kathy Bechtel, named Adventure Travel Mentor of the Month  daily at 12:45pm.

Replay App & more news from Sugarloaf

  Ethan Austin updates WSKI viewers every Saturday morning at 7:45a.m. on our live show, the Mountain Report. The way-cool new Replay App & other news from the Mtn. make this chat with Greg worthy of special note: we’ll keep you updated on Sugarloaf’s latest with Ethan, so please keep checking with us!!!

Ribbon-cutting day for new Bridge!

After only 83 days since Irene took the bridges away, November 18 was the official opening of the new bridge at the bottom of Bigelow Hill & the Access Rd. in Carrabassett. It took an incredible effort from DOT, Reed & Reed & others, first, for their ability to have the temporary bridges in place so quickly, […]

Ski Museum of Maine

The Ski Museum of Maine is located above the Sugarloaf Sports Outlet on Main street in Kingfield.  It’s a great place to go check out the rich history of the sport we know and love. This video was taken on the night of its grand opening in 2009. Check them out online at skimuseumofmaine.org.

The Carrabassett River August 28, 2011

When the Sugarloaf property support manager got a call that there was flooding on the Mountain so he better get to work to see about damage, he had no idea he would not make it to the Mountain that Sunday afternoon! BUT he did have the sense to have a camera on hand for some […]

Dump Party!

This footage from forty years ago shows the high spirits of the various characters that Sugarloaf has attracted for six decades, at about the time that Carrabassett Valley was becoming incorporated as a Town! Taken at one of the legendary Dump Parties down the Carriage Rd. from the Red Stallion, more than a few of these faces […]