Dig out your bathing suites and grab a towel: the Deep Creek Dunk is just around the corner! While it may seem crazy to brave the freezing lake this February, a little cold won’t stop these dedicated “dunkers” from raising money for the Special Olympics!
Come winter, come summer, come autumn, come spring, Deep Creek Lake is never more beautiful than from the shores of At Last! This premier lakefront property is absolutely laden with top-of-the-line amenities and upgrades. And it features one of the best locations at the lake! You’ll have to see it to believe it!
Garrett County is famous for a couple of things: the beauty of the lake, our stunning fall foliage, and, come winter, lots and lots of snow! This is why we are home to Maryland’s only ski resort and the reason why Deep Creek Lake remains a popular destination long after the lake freezes over; our winters are pure magic! (more…)
What kind of vacation are you looking forward to this winter? A cozy retreat in a wooded cabin? How about a gathering with family and friends in a home built for entertaining? Or is action and adventure more your speed? No matter why you come to Deep Creek– or the kind of vacation lodging you are looking for– we are sure to have the perfect home for you!
Check in, gear up, and get out: we’ve got seventeen beautiful ski in/ski out homes to fill all your winter vacation dreams! These mountaintop homes promise days and nights full of adventure, where convenience and comfort are always assured. What are you waiting for? Get exploring!
The snow is falling in Deep Creek Lake! As we get closer and closer to the official arrival of Winter, Deep Creek Lake is getting ready for a successful season full of cozy delights, family fun, and adventure sports. We’ve got winter activities for every type of vacationer!
With a name like “Slopes, Boats, and Birdies,” vacation greatness is assured! Mountaintop fun, lakeside adventures, and your next game of golf await you in this charming new construction!
As soon as the first snow falls, Deep Creek Lake residents get out their boards, skis, and snowmobiles as the anticipation increases for winter adventure. Deep Creek Lake is home to Maryland’s only ski resort, Wisp Mountain Resort. There, locals and vacationers alike join to create lasting winter memories.
Wisp Resort offers over 34 different trails while still offering something for every skill level. The resort offers various different ticketing packages including several different season pass options for the avid skier or boarder in your family.
Skiing or snowboarding not your style? Snow tubing is the middle ground for the snow lover of any age. Wisp Resort offers an open session as well as a 2-hour session that will fit anyone’s schedule. The resort provides all the equipment you need for maximum fun and no stress!
Jump on to this alpine slide, roller coaster hybrid on the Wisp Resort Mountain! This coaster consists of a 1,300 ft. uphill track and over 3,500 ft. of downhill action. They have even installed an automated camera to capture all of your vacation memories. I must see on your next vacation to Deep Creek Lake!
Cross Country Skiing
Downhill skiing not your thing? Take a rejuvenating cross country skiing trip across a 50 km trail consisting of various terrains for every cross country skier. Cross Country equipment is available for rent if you don’t have your own equipment.
Even with so much action and adventure going on, there is still time to take in the natural beauty of Deep Creek Lake. Snowshoeing is available for the hiker who wants that refreshing mountain air without the downhill action of skiing. Rentals are available at Wisp Resort.
Guided Snowshoeing or Winter Hike Adventure
Take a winter adventure at Deep Creek Lake you’ll never forget! During our snowy months, All Earth Eco Tours offers guided snowshoeing or winter hiking tours for almost all ages. Add a knowledgeable area guide and hot cocoa and you’ll be feeling like a local in no time! Explore some hidden gems, secret spots and have some fun learning about the plants, animals, local ecosystem and history of the area. It’s the perfect way to experience winter in Deep Creek!