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Big Rock Mountain “Slush Rush” marks end of Ski Season

| April 12, 2014

Temperatures climbed into the 50’s on Saturday. It’s a sign of warmer days ahead, and also a bittersweet goodbye to this year’s ski season. Skiers ended the season with a bang at Big Rock Mountain this weekend, News Source 8’s Angela Christoforos has the story… One by one Skiiers skimmed across this mini pond at […]

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First Wind Donates $15,000

| September 19, 2013

First Wind, an independent U.S.-based renewable energy company, in an effort to support a neighboring and valued local business, announced today that it has donated $15,000 to the Friends of Bigrock.  The Friends of Bigrock was formed to support the Bigrock Mountain community ski area in Mars Hill to aid in continuing operations for the […]

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Friends of Big Rock Working To Preserve Skiing in Mars Hill

| August 14, 2013

Things could go either way for the future of Big Rock Mountain. Officials say skiing COULD take place at the mountain this winter. But that all depends on the Friends of Big Rock and their ability to raise 150 thousand dollars in the next few months. Bill Getman is the  coordinator of the Friends of Big Rock […]

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Big Rock Staff Glad Missing Skier Downstate is Found Alive

| March 5, 2013

Tuesday morning we learned that a skier that had gone missing from Maine’s Sugarloaf Ski Resort was found alive. It’s a story that staff at Big Rock Mountain in Mars Hill were very closely following. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli brings us their reaction to the good news.

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Snow School Big Rock Mountain

| January 2, 2013

Kids all over Aroostook County can learn better snowboarding and skiing skills at all levels, or just learn for the first time.

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