Cross Country & Downhill Ski Weekend - Sugarloaf Maine

Trip dates: Saturday, February 16, 2019 6:30 AM to Monday, February 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Join us for a fun-filled ski weekend in Carabassett Valley Maine, just down the road from Sugarloaf Mountain. Participants can cross country ski at either the groomed trails of Sugarloaf Cross Country Center, or those of the Maine Huts & Trails system. Plus, we are less than 2 miles from Sugarloaf Mountain, which offers a wide variety of groomed terrain as well as challenging back-country skiing options. Try downhill one day and cross-country another! Experience in skiing is recommended. Cross-country skiers will be going at an easy to moderate pace on Advanced Beginner to Difficult trails. Downhill skiers can explore the wide range of terrain at Sugarloaf Mountain. Accommodations are bunks at the Hostel of Maine: 6 bunks per room. It is a newly renovated, homey log cabin with a large, fireplaced great room; located basically across the street from the trail system

Directions:

Get onto Rte I-95 N to Auburn Maine. Take exit 75 from I-95 N toward US-202/ME-4. (approx 2 hrs from Boston). Continue on ME-4 N. Take ME-133 N and ME-27 N to Town Line Rd in Carrabassett Valley (approx. an add'l 2 hrs).

Trip details

Activity: 
Trip region: 
Massachusetts, Berkshires
Trip state: 
MA
Leader: 
Marcella MacKenzie marcelmacnz@gmail.com

An avid lover of the mountains, Marcella has been a hiker and skier since early childhood. She enjoys spending time with other outdoor enthusiasts who appreciate the beauty of all the seasons.

Coleader: 
Nancy Cahn njcahn@gmail.com
Trip location: 
Sugarloaf, Maine
Keywords: 
ski, skiing, cross-country, downhill, XC skiing,
Status: 
Open
Trip country: 
USA
Trip difficulty: 
Moderate - Difficult

Audiences

Adults (18+)
Run until filled: 
No

Registration

Registration required: 
Yes

Fees

$150.00
$165.00
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Fee includes: 
Bunk for 2 nights at Hostel of Maine, including hearty continental breakfast. NOT INCLUDED: 2 dinners, lunches, snacks, trail fees/lift tickets.

Special types

Happenings: 
No
X Happenings: 
No
Volunteer: 
No
Instruction: 
No
First timers: 
No
Conservation: 
No
New members: 
No
Advance notice: 
No
Special notice: 
No
Creation date: 
2018-11-09 14:20:02.0
Last updated: 
2018-11-15 08:09:53.21