Sugarloaf Ski Resort

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# 4Small Ski Area in North America
# 4Small Ski Area in United States
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Surrounded by Maine’s Western Mountains in the heart of the Carrabassett Valley, Sugarloaf offers the only lift-serviced above treeline skiing in the East. Offering over 1,200 skier and rider accessible acres and a continuous 2,820 feet vertical, Sugarloaf is Maine’s second highest peak. The annual snowfall totals 200 inches and 12 lifts provide access to 162 trails and glades, 4 progressive terrain parks, including an experts-only park, and a Superpipe.

Where Is Sugarloaf Ski Resort Located?

The Sugarloaf Regional Airport is about a 10-minute drive from Sugarloaf. The nearest large airport to the ski resort is Boston Logan International Airport, which is 250 miles (4 hours) away. Train service is available from Portland, Maine. Check the Amtrak schedule. Greyhound also offers bus service from Portland, Bangor and Waterville, Maine.

Plan Your Trip

Sugarloaf Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

44"
28"
19"
9"
1"
1"
Nov
23"
Dec
29"
Jan
37"
Feb
3"
Mar

Terrain Overview

22%
Beginners Runs
32%
Intermediate Runs
26%
Advanced Runs
20%
Expert Runs
162
Runs in Total
3.5 mi
Longest Run
1240 ac
Skiable Terrain
618 ac
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 13

0
Gondolas & Trams
0
Eight Person Lifts
0
High Speed Sixes
2
High Speed Quads
3
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
5
Double Chairs
2
Surface Lifts

Elevation

4237'
Summit
2820'
Vertical Drop
1417'
Base

Important Dates

November 18, 20202020/11/18

Projected Opening

April 25, 20212021/04/25

Projected Closing

149

Projected Days Open

159

Days Open Last Year

1951

Years Open

200"

Average Snowfall
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