The Outdoor Center
Warm beverages available
NHL-sized skating rink
Over 50 KM (30 mi) of groomed Nordic trails
Sugarloaf may be best known as an alpine skiing resort, but tucked away in the woods just minutes from the base area is Maine's largest Nordic center; the lodge is home to a full Nordic retail shop, rental center, and cafe, all surrounded by some of the most picturesque trails in New England.
- Open daily from 9-5 all winter.
- On the Sugarloaf Explorer shuttle route.
- Trail fees vary by activity, please choose an activity below for rates.
Alpine Exchange Program
The Alpine Exchange Program lets you access more winter sports than ever: when you purchase a Sugarloaf lift ticket, you also get full access to the Outdoor Center trails and skating rink for the day–it even includes equipment rentals, so there's no need for extra packing.
- Proof of lift ticket purchase required.
- Same day only.
- Valid for activities from 9am-5pm.
Outdoor Center Activities
With more than 50K of groomed trails to explore, the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center is the largest Nordic Center in Maine.
Open from mid-December to mid-March, the Outdoor Center offers an NHL sized rink and a full line of ice skate rentals for children and adults.
Slow down and smell the fir trees on one of many well-marked snowshoe trails at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center.