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!