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Sunday River is the second largest ski resort in Maine, boasting 8 peaks, and is known for being a great family-friendly resort.  With year-round activities and entertainment, you're sure to find something to do no matter what time of the year you visit.  Here are our favorite eateries, activities, and "secret spots".

 
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Eat

Matterhorn Ski Bar
Renowned as the best ski bar in the East, the Matterhorn is a must stop if you are visiting in the winter.  Artisan wood fired pizza mixed with a apres ski scene that can't be beat  

Sunday River Brew Pub
Check out Stoo's latest brews and engorge on a Big Rick Burger.  Or stop in for Breakfast starting at 6am for the Savage Hash or a freshly made doughnut.

The Good Food Store
More than just small grocery items.  Pick up a hot or cold sandwich, soups in the winter, grab and go meals, and the best beer & wine selection in town.   Don't forget to grab one of Heathers Righteous Chocolate Chip Cookies! 

Brians Eat & Drink
You won't leave Brians unsatisfied.  Dishes include a Seafood Vongole, Veal Saltimbocca and other great comfort foods.  Take advantage of the new deck for some summer dinning.

Shop

Sunday River Gems
This area is home to some amazing gems and minerals.  Tourmaline is one of the most popular and is found in quarries right here in Newry.  Stop in and let Charlie show you some real neat specimens! 

Elements Art Gallery 
Tons of handcrafted and locally made arts, crafts, soaps, wood decorations, and more.  This gallery is a great place to take home a piece of Maine, featuring over 20 local artist.

Nabos
Not a mom & pop shop, but a mother & daughter shop.  Nabos is a locally owned gift shop with many personal items as well as some great gifts made by the store owner, Amanda herself!

Steam Mill Antiques
One of 5 reasons to visit Bethel, according to Downeast Magazine.  You will find any sort of antique here  the circa 1820 farmhouse & Barn.  

Experience

Guided Fly Fishing
Western Maine is home to some of the best fisheries in the East.  Connect with Laurin Parker on scheduling a drift boat trip on the Androscoggin River.  Trips book fast so don't wait!  Booking 7 days a week.

Mountain Biking/ Fat Biking
Whether summer or winter, stop by the Bethel Village Trails at the Bethel Inn for some great biking trails.  The trails are maintained year round and you can also rent bikes right from the trail head.

ELC Outdoors Guided Trips
ELC Outdoors offers guided white water rafting, river kayaking/canoeing, evening pontoon boat wildlife viewing tours.  They also have a ropes course at their home base in Errol NH.  Give them a call as they are a great full day experience for the whole family.

Paddle Boarding/Kayaking
One of our favorite summertime family activities is taking to one of the many lakes and ponds in the area with our paddle boards and kayaks.  Connect with Sport Thoma Maine for rentals and shuttle service to some of the water ways.

Retreat

In-Home Massage Services  

Enjoy the comforts of your retreat while you soak in a personal message while the rest of your group is out and about.

Catering/Personal Chef
Good Food Store offers catering services as well as meals to go out of their store on Rt 2 in Bethel.  Contact them on their services for your trip.