Tag Archives: skiing

Winter weather on the way, it’s time to think snow

According to the most recent reports, it looks like a pretty good snowstorm will hit much of the state early Sunday morning, turning Maine into a winter wonderland. Or, if you’re like some folks I work with, the storm will officially mark the date when you’re supposed to make like a bear and hibernate for […]

Snow? We don’t need no stinkin’ snow

For the past 20-odd years, my family has enjoyed a tradition that involves packing up our vehicles with a week’s worth of supplies (picture the Beverly Hillbillies, if you please … these cars are truly stuffed to the gills) and converging on Maine’s tallest ski mountain for a week of fun. According to that tradition, […]

Sugarloaf’s new chair lift up and running; good riddance to Spillway

On Saturday, officials at the Sugarloaf resort celebrated the opening of their new Skyline Quad, a four-person chairlift that replaced the Spillway East and West chairs. As you may remember an accident on Spillway injured several skiers, last year. That lift was removed during the off-season. And this bigger, better, faster chair is now in […]