Alpine Skiing—Venue

Sugarloaf/USA
Location: Sugarloaf Mountain is in the heart of Carrabassett Valley, which was carved by the Carrabassett River and is surrounded by Maine’s western mountains. Maine’s largest cities, Portland and Bangor, offer major airport service to Sugarloaf. Boston and Montreal are only four hours away.

Summit: Maine’s second highest peak at 4,237 feet. Only lift-serviced above-tree-line skiing in the East.

Base: 1,417 feet with the Sugarloaf Resort Village at the base

Vertical: 2,820 feet–the most continuous in New England

Skiable Acres: 1,400 skiable acres boundary to boundary

Developed Trails: 54 miles, 651 acres, 133 trails, and glades Green circle - 34 trails - 26% Blue square - 40 trails - 31% Black diamond - 36 trails - 27% Double-black diamond - 21 trails - 16% Glades - 17 (included in the above) - 13%

Longest Trail: Tote Road - 3.5 miles from summit to base

Snowmaking: 94% snowmaking coverage on 490 acres, 10-year annual snow average: 206"

Lifts: 15 - 2 SuperQuads, 2 high-capacity quads, 8 doubles, 1 triple, 2 surface lifts

Lift Capacity: 21,810 passengers per hour

Average Length of Season: mid-November through late-April