Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah - Hiking

Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah - Hiking





Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

9 KM

Elevation gain

421 meters

What are the activities at Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah?

Sugarloaf (formerly Sugarloaf/USA) is a ski area and resort located on Sugarloaf Mountain in Carrabassett Valley, western Maine. It is the largest ski resort east of the Mississippi terms of number of skiable acreage (1,230 acres or 500 ha after Killington's 1,509 acres or 611 ha) and snowmaking percentage (95%); its continuous vertical drop of 2,820 feet (860 m) is the second longest in New England (after Killington's 3,050 feet (930 m)). Sugarloaf recorded a total of 352,000 skier visits in the 2005–2006 season, ranking it second among Maine resorts and 11th in New England, according to Ski Area Management magazine. At 4,237 feet (1291 m) Sugarloaf Mountain is second in elevation to Maine's highest peak, Mount Katahdin. The summit of Sugarloaf offers the only lift-serviced above-treeline skiing in the Northeast. The Appalachian Trail crosses within 0.6 miles (0.97 km) of Sugarloaf's peak and the summit offers 360 degree views of Maine's western mountains and New Hampshire's White Mountains. As of March 2010, there were 54 miles (87 km) of marked trails and a total of 651 acres (263 ha) of developed trails. There were 1,400 acres (570 ha) of skiable area boundary to boundary. The fifteen chairlifts have the capacity to carry 21,180 skiers per hour. There are also 154 marked trails and glades, most of which are named after logging terms in a tribute to Maine's logging history. Trails include thirty-four rated as green circle (25%), forty-four blue square (32%,), thirty-nine black diamond (28%), and twenty-one rated double black diamond (15%). There are also twenty glades (13%), and three terrain parks. Lifts include two SuperQuads, 3 high-capacity quads, five doubles, one triple, one T-bar, and one carpet surface lift. The Sugarloaf season runs from mid-November through early May.

What are the services on site?

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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
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Coordinates
40.565922 -111.624662

What are the coordinates and address of Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah?

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What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

Brian Lawson
Brian Lawson
Pretty cool place.You will love for sure! :-)
7 years ago
Scott Peacock
Scott Peacock
My favorite place.
8 years ago
Laura Kiel
Laura Kiel
I love this place
7 years ago
Barb Barb
Barb Barb
Just beastly =)
8 years ago




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah ?

Easy

What is the elevation of Sugarloaf Mountain, Utah?

420.92 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No