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The Outdoor Center

207.237.6830

Winter

  • NHL sized skating rink
  • Bull Moose Bakery
  • 90 KM of groomed Nordic trails
  • New: Fat Bike Rentals

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
Trail Passes, Rentals, and Lessons

2021 Pricing

  • Trail Passes Child (0-5) Junior (6-12) Adult (13-64) Senior (65-79) Super Senior (80+)
    Afternoon Trail Pass $8 $14 $22 $14 $8
    Full Day Trail Pass $8 $18 $26 $18 $8

    General Student (6-79) Adult (19-64) Senior (65-79 Super Senior (80+)
    Season Pass $99 $329 $239 $30

    CV Taxpayer Student (6-79) Adult (19-64) Senior (65-79) Super Senior (80+)
    Season Pass $84 $280 $203 $30

    Rentals Child (0-5) Junior (6-12) Adult (13-64) Senior (65-79) Super Senior  (80+)
    Afternoon Rentals $10 $14 $22 $14 $10
    Full Day Rentals $10 $18 $26 $18 $10

    Lessons All Ages
    Private Lesson $60
    Additional Student $30/Hour
    3 Lesson Package $150

  • Skating Child (0-5) Junior (6-12) Adult (13-64 Senior (65-79) Super Senior (80+)
    Rink Pass $6 $10 $12 $10 $6
    Skate Rentals $6 $10 $12 $10 $6
  • Snowshoe Safari All Ages
    Includes Rentals, Trail Pass, and Guide $35

    Trail Pass & Rentals Ages 0-5 Ages 6-79 Ages 80+
    Full Day Trail  $10 $25 $10
    Half Day $5 $20 $5

    Rentals Only Ages 0-5 Ages 6-79 Ages 80+
    Full Day $11 $20 $11
    Half Day $5 $15 $5

    Trail Pass Only Ages 0-5 Ages 6-79 Ages 80+
    Full Day  $10 $15 $10
    Afternoon $5 $10 $5
  • Rental & Trail Pass Ages 6+
    Full Day $90
    2 Hour $40

    Rental Only Ages 6+
    Full Day $80
    2 Hour $40

    Trail Access All Ages
    Full Day Trail Pass $10
    Season Pass $75

Outdoor Center Events

  • Inferno

    Mar 13, 2022

    The annual Cross-Country Ski Cross will start at the top of the Whiffletree lift and run all the way downhill to a finish at the Outdoor Center. Experts only, helmets required.

Outdoor Center Activities

  • Fat Biking

  • Cross-country skiing

    With more than 90K of groomed trails to explore, the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center is the largest Nordic Center in Maine.

  • Ice Skating

    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.

  • Snowshoeing

    Slow down and smell the fir trees on one of many well-marked snowshoe trails at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center.

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 9-4.