Maine is known as “Vacationland”. This pictorial story looks at how winter vacations began. A Winter Sport Book, a beautiful 1911 book, shows Brits on Winter Holiday in the Alps. With a subtle sense of humor we learn that women often embraced the thrill of sport before men. Today, "The British Invasion" of students from the UK descend on Sugarloaf and Sunday River for their spring skiing holidays.
In 1555 Olaus Magnus wrote A Description of Northern Peoples, a book about the history, customs, and folklore of Sweden... Read more
Did you watch the Bill Green's Maine news segment on our new Maine Olympic Exhibit? WATCH HERE Read more
Tip Kimball of Cumberland Center won the Inaugural Ski Museum Legends of Maine GS Race for men and women ages 50 and over held at Sunday River... Read more