February 23-28 ~ Sugarloaf, Maine ~ Melody Patton
Back by popular demand is a trip to Sugarloaf, Maine, the largest ski area east of the Rockies, the only East Coast area with lift-serviced terrain above tree line and eastern skiing so fine it resembles the best of western conditions! This resort features 1,153 of skiable acres or 54 miles of developed trails translating into 154 trails/glades and 2,820 feet vertical….the most continuous in New England. Sugarloaf offers terrain for all abilities with 34 green trails, 49 blue trails, 39 black diamond trails, and 24 double blacks. Sugarloaf boasts 618 acres of snowmaking coverage, an average of 200 inches of snowfall annually and 14 lifts to efficiently transport 21,810 passengers per hour!
This Sunday-to-Friday trip includes slope-side lodging at the Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel, a welcome party, a 5-day lift ticket (4-day option available), all bus transportation with hearty snacks and beverages en route, daily lessons at the Perfect Turn Clinic with each lift ticket, varied daily hot breakfast buffets, and one or two dinners/meals. In addition, we plan a ski/riding day at sister mountain Sunday River Resort (vertical drop 2,340 feet,133 trails and 8 interconnected mountain peaks serviced by 16 lifts). The Sugarloaf Mountain Hotel features luxurious bedding and provides daily access to the Sugarloaf Sports & Fitness Center, the Hotel spa and outdoor hot tub. Additionally, the resort offers many winter activities including skiing, snowboarding, tubing, Nordic skiing, snowshoeing and terrain parks. The total cost pp/do is only $855 and your $400 deposit payable to SSC can be mailed now with your trip application to trip leader Melody Patton, 2709 Chestnut Run Road, York, PA 17402. Please contact Melody at email@example.com or 717-741-6055 if you have any questions. This premiere eastern trip is about half sold already, so don’t delay in securing your reservation!