Barker Bar

  • Open Daily
At a Glance

Where Everyone Knows Your Name

  • Winter
  • Barker Lodge
  • Best of Bethel

A relaxed apres-ski scene in the Barker Lodge favored by locals, Barker Bar is a Best of Bethel stalwart, repeatedly earning the Best Bartender and Best Spring Deck Scene wins. It's also home to the infamous Barker Mug Club.

Barker Mug Club

You're not a local until you've joined the Barker Mug Club. Decided by a drawing each November (after November 20, any numbers not renewed go into the drawing), a mug at Barker Bar is a coveted possession at Sunday River. Mug Club Events for 2017-18 include:

    • Friday, Nov. 24
    • New Member Drawing & Party
    • Saturday, Jan. 27
    • Ham & Bean Supper
    • Saturday, Mar. 10
    • Spring Party

Mug Club Membership Benefits

  • 20oz drinks for the price of 16oz
  • $75 for new members, including mug and Barker Mug Club hoodie
  • $55 to renew, including t-shirt and last year's mug
  • $5 from each membership gets donated to the Sunday River Community Fund
Sign up for the Barker Mug Club by emailing us: