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Reggae Run-down on WSKI’s Mountain Report

Reggae Run-down on WSKI’s Mountain Report

Here’s the Mtn’s Content Manager (& Snow Reporter) extraordinaire Jamie Walter sharing all the info to Know Before You Go for the 28th Annual Bud Light Reggae Fest that kicks off Thursday. With a perfect forecast, the snow holding tight on the hill, & spring fever pent up from the chilly temps the past couple […]

Carrabassett Valley Outdoor Association does it again!

Carrabassett Valley Outdoor Association does it again!

“it” being a wicked good time, outdoors with a fun bunch of like-minded people, this time on tour in the Canadian Rockies at Whistler! Talk about representing us well!!?!! Bill Perkins stopped by to share tales of the recent trip & inspiration to join this awesome group in their year-round adventures in the great outdoors, […]

Sign up for WinterKids Downhill 24: Fri. Mar. 11 – Sat. Mar. 12, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Sign up for WinterKids Downhill 24: Fri. Mar. 11 – Sat. Mar. 12, 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

WinterKids helps children develop healthy lifelong habits through education and fun, outdoor winter activity, & at WSKI, that’s what we think, too, so we were stoked to have Will Stiles on to share info about the DH 24 happening this Friday-Saturday on Lower Spillway & Boardwalk, with lift service by DRC-West. This fundraising event to […]

Take a Hike! West Kennebago mountain

Located just about an hour’s drive from the Sugarloaf region and 20 min. from downtown Rangeley is West Kennebago Mountain. This is a moderate hike taking about 3.5 hours with its summit elevation topping out above 3700 feet. Driving directions to the Trailhead from Rangeley: Take Route 16 west from Oquossoc (toward Wilson’s Mills) 4.8 miles […]

WSKI Local Waterfall Tour

The Maine High Peaks are full of unique natural areas. The local waterfalls can make a great destination for a picnic, a quick hike or just enjoying the beauty of the area.  In this short video we take you along to just a few of the hidden gems that can be found right here in […]

Reggae Fest is coming!

Reggae Fest is coming!

            It’s hard to imagine there’s ever been a time without Sugarloaf’s now world famous Reggae Fest, but as it so happens a mere 25 years ago the festival premiered for the very first time. It could hardly be called a festival back then, but today it’s one of the […]

Local Swimming Spots

With the temps forecasted to get into the upper 80’s and lower 90’s over the next couple of days, it’s good to know where to cool off. Here in the western Maine mountains the landscape offers many “cool” spots to find relief from the hot weather. Lets start just south of Kingfield and make our way north up […]

Take a Hike! Kibby Mountain

Kibby Mountain (3654 ft) is located north of Flagstaff Lake, east of Chain of Ponds and just south of the Canadian boarder. The trail to the summit is 2.5 miles long and takes approx 1.5 hrs to reach the summit. Before you head out for the trailhead make sure you’ve got plenty of gas and supplies […]

Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust: Bonney Point Trails

“Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust is a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and preserving natural areas, scenic beauty, critical wildlife habitat and the cultural heritage that make this region of our state so special.” -rlht.org One of the ways for the public to enjoy the hard work accomplished by the Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust is by […]

What to do this weekend in the Western Mountain Region

In the Sugarloaf region this weekend? Looking for some ideas on things to do? Well read on folks…

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