Comments are now closed on this post – head over to A New Leaf at Sugar Loaf to follow the ongoing cavalcade of folly that Leelanau’s signature ski hill has become.
Over at the redoubtable Glen Arbor Sun, Jacob Wheeler asks if Sugar Loaf has a new suitor. Can Sugar Loaf Mountain Come Back? by Jeff Smith of Traverse Magazine offers a great timeline showing some highlights in the history of Sugar Loaf and some info about the present day.
Please post your information, memories and thoughts about Sugar Loaf Mountain below. I’d like to have us try and take the discussion to a level that moves Sugar Loaf past the sordid mess it has become over the last decade and a half and towards becoming a productive driver of Leelanau’s economy once again. Click for the Sugar Loaf Poll!
I’d also ask you to start asking your elected officials at every level you can why an entity that directly employed hundreds of people and indirectly hundreds more has been allowed to fester for so long and what they are going to do to change this.
Here’s the previous thread on Sugar Loaf from August – December 2010, the Glen Arbor Sun’s Sugar Loaf Resort features and the Friends of Sugar Loaf group on Facebook. More links? Add them below…