The Bag and Kettle

Beyond the Slopes

It’s early in the morning on a very cold winter day in the Carrabassett Valley. As I sit in the dining room at 45 North sipping hot black coffee in an effort to become lucid, I observe throngs of hotel … Continue reading

Sugarloaf Après-Ski

The less you ski, the more time you have to après-ski. In this regard, there is no better place to be than Sugarloaf. There are many people who, when asked about their experience at a ski resort, will begin with … Continue reading

Carrabassett Valley

December 2014 Kelly Clinton, Managing Editor at Maine Magazine   Friday 5:30 p.m. @ Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel In the parking lot tailgaters in lawn chairs sit around grills, and coming down the mountain, skiers and snowboarders are dressed in tie-dye … Continue reading