Summer in the Mountains: Sugarloaf, Maine

From moose safaris to a massive indoor skatepark, there's more to Maine in the summer than the coast.
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Maine’s largest mountain resort is ripe with summer adventures, with as much going on above the canopy line as below. Hop on a scenic chairlift ride to get a full 360-degree view of the landscape, or sign on for a zip line tour 20-30 feet above the ground and through Sugarloaf's lush woods.

Biking at Sugarloaf

Summer Biking at Sugarloaf.

Summer Dates: June 15-close

Main Event: Block Party, July 6. What’s summer without a good old-fashioned Block Party to bring everyone together? Gather on Main Street in the village for live tunes, good eats, even better drinks, and get into the spirit of summer down east.

Choose Your Own Adventure:

Ziplining Adventures at Sugarloaf

Zip-line Adventures at Sugarloaf.

• Take a guided moose safari with local experts.
• Grab a trail map and head out on a hike; the resort is snaked with miles of maintained trails including a portion of the Appalachian Trail.
• Try a Segway tour.
• Fly-fish on some of the Northeast’s best-stocked rivers
• Experience whitewater rafting with Northern Outdoors, Maine’s top whitewater outfitter which partners with the resort.
• Test your skills on both the driving range and the golf course, with stunning backdrops, to boot.
• Trade your club for a Frisbee in an 18-hole disc golf course, open all summer long. 
• Got kids? Sugarloaf’s Antigravity Complex contains Maine’s largest indoor skate bowl and park, an indoor climbing wall, trampolines, and more.