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WSKI’s Guest: Bike Coalition of Maine

WSKI’s Guest: Bike Coalition of Maine

Carrabassett’s emerging reputation as a destination for mountain bikers is attracting more visitors in the warmer months, & WSKI is always on board with any organization who encourages outdoor activities such as biking, SO we invited Nancy Grant to be our guest to share news about BikeMaine, an event offered by the Bicycle Coalition of […]

Maine Huts & Trails for Outside Television

Maine Huts & Trails for Outside Television

A few years ago, video producer Dave Huot showcased the new & growing Maine Huts & Trails to our affiliates across the USA with this video that aired from Coast to Coast. There are now FOUR Huts, & some faces have moved on to other ventures, but the jist of the piece remains relevant: MHT […]

The legendary Inferno!

The legendary Inferno!

Not many races are almost as much fun for spectators as participants, but on a couple crucial downhill corners, the entertainment factor is indeed very high!! This race from the bottom of King Pine chairlift to the Outdoor Center is not for beginner cross-country skiers, but for every one else with some capacity for skinny […]

Longfellow Mountains Heritage Trail

Longfellow Mountains Heritage Trail

Larry Warren was a guest on one of WSKI’s live shows recently to discuss the plans for a trail from the Canadian Border to Kingfield to tie the Maine Huts & Trails and Appalachian Trail into the decades old proposed International Loop Trail following Benedict Arnold’s journey from the Dead River (now Flagstaff Lake)to the […]

News from Sentiers Frontaliers (the Border Trails!)

News from Sentiers Frontaliers (the Border Trails!)

2015 is the 20th anniversary of when our northern neighbors began the extensive, fantastic hiking trail system which covers the distance from St. Augustin du Woburn (Rt. 27 Border Crossing) to Chartierville (N.H. Border Crossing), in Quebec, roughly along the ridge of the International Border hills, as well as many spurs on Mt. Gosford & […]

Hit the Trails!

Hit the Trails!

By land or water, motor or people powered, there are so many ways to have a great time outdoors & see awesome vistas along the way all throughout the Maine High Peaks region, so get out & play, & thanks to everyone whose hard work makes it possible, as well as landowners on whose property they let […]

Sen. Angus King on the Sugarloaf Charity Summit

Sen. Angus King on the Sugarloaf Charity Summit

Thousands & thousands of dollars have been raised over the years at Sugarloaf to help find a cure for cancer, through the Charity Summit, an event that grew from the Jimmy Fund’s Celebrity Cup, to donate to Maine research & care facilities. One of the Honorary Chairs of the event is Maine’s Senator & ex- […]

Rangeley Lakes Trails Center

Rangeley Lakes Trails Center

The Rangeley Lakes Trails Center is located nestled on the side of Saddleback Mountain with 55 km of mapped trails for XC skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, and mountain biking. It is the home of the Rangeley Lakes XC Ski Club, dedicated to providing an exceptional Nordic ski experience since 1995. With an annual snowfall approaching 200 […]

Rangeley Snowmobile Club’s Snodeo: wicked good fun for all ages!

Rangeley Snowmobile Club’s Snodeo: wicked good fun for all ages!

Casino night, chili & chowder cook-off, snowmobile demo rides, family rides, radar run, poker run, displays and vendors, children’s activities, canoe sleigh rides, Rave X show, parade, fireworks! We love winter, come celebrate it with us in Rangeley Jan. 22-24, 2015.

Mountain Bike Preparation for Maximum Fun!

Mountain Bike Preparation for Maximum Fun!

Carrabassett Valley’s Bike Shop expert shares some valuable info to Know Before You Go with a few simple steps to check your mountain bike out & your personal gear as well to ensure you are good to go!! Outdoors adventures are way better when you can plan for the unexpected & avoid breakdowns; thanks, Bob, for […]

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