Mountainside Real Estate presents

Life in the Valley

A year-round lifestyle column for new and old Sugarloafers, 
offering tips and showcasing the best of Carrabassett Valley, 
from real estate to recreation.

No matter where you are on your home journey, we are confident that we can help guide you in the right direction.

5 Day Trips South of Sugarloaf

5 Day Trips South of Sugarloaf

Boundary Trail in Freeman Ridge Bike Park, Photo by Jamie Walter. While Sugarloaf offers endless summer and fall …
5 Must-Do Summer Activities in the Sugarloaf Area

5 Must-Do Summer Activities in the Sugarloaf Area

Renowned for the better part of a century as a premier winter destination thanks to Sugarloaf Mountain, one of …
9 Camping Areas in the Sugarloaf Region

9 Camping Areas in the Sugarloaf Region

For many locals, summer is the best season in Carrabassett Valley. Everyone knows and loves everything Sugarloaf has …
Local Shops for Mountain Décor

Local Shops for Mountain Décor

Now that you've finally found your perfect vacation home in the Western Maine Mountains with Mountainside Real Estate, …
Maine Mag Highlights Sustainable Sugarloaf Home

Maine Mag Highlights Sustainable Sugarloaf Home

Maine Magazine featured one family's mission to build a sustainable home on West Mountain in its November 2020 Sugarloaf …
"Places & Spaces" Tours West Mountain Home

"Places & Spaces" Tours West Mountain Home

Our friend Erin Ovalle from Maine Life Media and host of television show Places and Spaces joined us on a beautiful …