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The Sugarbowl: Carrabassett’s newest addition to our dining & recreational offerings!!

The Sugarbowl: Carrabassett’s newest addition to our dining & recreational offerings!!

Kerry Audet shares with our viewers what’s happening at the latest reason to go out, the Sugarbowl, in the Valley at the site of the former Chateau des Tagues (Carrabassett Inn). Local favorite chef Pablo is assuring excellent fare from his kitchen, the bar-side bowling lanes & virtual golf out the back are fun for […]

21st Century Ski & Snowboard Competition in Maine

21st Century Ski & Snowboard Competition in Maine

We’ve recently acquired a copy of the video produced last year by the Ski Museum of Maine to share with WSKI’s viewers, as well as our website’s! Plenty of footage from our Archives, since we’ve been the only ones shooting video at Sugarloaf, or any other Maine ski area for that matter, for over 35 […]

Amos & Friends Dancing

Amos & Friends Dancing

This blast from the past is sure to bring back memories of the decades of kids’ programs creating future Sugarloafers under the care of Marcia White & her fabulous crew. Bonus points if you know where the guy in the suit holding up the banners works now! Wee bit of irony; it was Top competition […]

CV Mountain biking, bigger & better every year thnx to CR NEMBA!

CV Mountain biking, bigger & better every year thnx to CR NEMBA!

Carrabassett Region NEMBA club members Dave Hughes & Josh Tauses met Kip at the Quad over Homecoming to talk about the incredible on-going improvements to increase mountain bike riding options for beginners to experts in Carrabassett Valley. Word is beginning to travel through the nation that we are a destination for this fantastic outdoors sport […]

Things to Do, Dates to Know!

Things to Do, Dates to Know!

Winter’s demise doesn’t mean it all goes quiet in the Maine High Peaks!! Au contraire, we catch our breath from the Winter Work schedule & break out the summer toys; from paddles or golf clubs, to the chaise lounge for catching some music, this is a destination year-round for all ages with a variety of […]

Stanley Steamers: local history that still inspires!

Stanley Steamers: local history that still inspires!

The Stanley Steamer is one of those special inventions that you fall in love with when you first see (& hear!) one, if you should be so fortunate! This video from WSKI’s Archives by an unknown producer is timeless in its presentation of one of the incredible creations of the brilliant Stanley brothers of Kingfield […]

Songs on the Summit w/ Rick Charette

Songs on the Summit w/ Rick Charette

Kids programs have always been a strong part of the Sugarloaf community year-round, & this footage from the ’80s shows a summer day at the top of Sugarloaf with singer, songwriter, performer Rick Charette whose passion & talent for writing for children resulted in the well-known “Bubblegum” in 1983, followed in 1985 by “Alligator in […]

4th of July in the Valley: ’80s style!

4th of July in the Valley: ’80s style!

Ice cream & kids & the 4th of July can only be improved upon by having a HUGE Sundae with a ton of kids to eat it before it melts! Yum!! It’s always been a great place to live for adventure seekers & relaxation experts: this footage from 1985 (best recollection!) shows it’s a great […]

The Summer Views from Our Mountain

The Summer Views from Our Mountain

One of the best parts about living at a ski resort is having an easy way to see the view from up high of the surrounding mountains & valley below! Sugarloaf runs the SuperQuad on weekends during summer & autumn for everyone to have the chance to share the outstanding view & see why us ‘mountain people’ love […]

Spring ALSO means Fishing Season in the Maine High Peaks Region!

Spring ALSO means Fishing Season in the Maine High Peaks Region!

  While the skiing continues on the Mountain, the fishing has begun on the streams & rivers as water opens under the warm sunshine! While lakes & ponds are still holding onto the ice, keen anglers are eager to cast a line & begin the new season. Our region has a number of Registered Maine Guides […]

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