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!
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!
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!
Book your reservation through Wisp Resort today for some backcountry action on their snowmobile tours! 30-minute guided tours are offered daily, night and day!
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!
You don’t have to go out onto the lake to have some frozen water fun! Wisp Resort features the only ice rink in Garrett County. This 50’ by 85’ oval Ice Rink is equipped with benches, twinkling lights for the winter spirit, and a bonfire area to cozy up with some hot chocolate after a long active day.
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.
Upcoming Features for Winter 2015
New! Sundown Yurt Village composed of 8-50’ yurts! This village will consist of cafes, a Burrito Cantina, the Nordic Center for Cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and a bathhouse, and much more!
Want to try all of the above? Wisp Resort offers several different packages that include a little bit of everything.