Everything You Need To Know About Wisp Resort

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Everything You Need To Know About Wisp Resort

Why Wisp?

Searching for a mountain getaway that’s close to home? Wisp Resort is a hidden gem located in the mountains of Western Maryland. Just a few hours drive from Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City, this four-season resort, located on the shores of Deep Creek Lake, is the perfect place for a vacation no matter the season.

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Winter Wonderland

By offering over 170 acres of terrain, Wisp Resort can challenge beginners and advanced skiers alike. A huge variety of groomed trails and 12 lifts means skiers have plenty of choices. If downhill is not your style, there is a terrain park for snowboarders and freestyle skiers. The Wisp Adventure Park offers snow tubing and a mountain coaster as well.

With over 100 inches of annual snowfall, Mother Nature takes good care of Wisp. That said, the resort has taken measures to ensure that its trails and terrain parks remain skiable throughout the season. An energy-efficient snowmaking system keeps skiers and snowboarders happy through dry spells.

Wisp Resort - Deep Creek Lake Ski Resort

Four Seasons Of Fun At Deep Creek Lake

The winter activities at Wisp are hard to beat, but unfortunately, the snow only holds out so long. When spring comes, rather than shutting down for the year, Wisp shifts gears, turning into an outdoor adventure wonderland.

The Flying Squirrel Canopy Tour, Chipmunk Challenge Course, and a mountain coaster are exciting options for thrill seekers. A mountaintop whitewater park offers plenty of wet and wild fun. Kayak, canoe, and paddle board rentals are available at Deep Creek Lake State Park. And two golf courses, Lodestone and Fantasy Valley, take advantage of the mountain terrain and views of Deep Creek Lake to offer a picturesque golf experience.

The Wisp Mountain Coaster at Wisp Resort

Zip-line and Spider Monkey Challenge Course

Lodging Near Wisp Resort

To make the most of days spent on the slopes, zipping through the trees, or paddling Deep Creek Lake you’re going to need to find a place close by to get a little rest. Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations offers vacation rental homes near Wisp Ski Resort, Deep Creek Lake, and the surrounding area.  From small cottages suited to a romantic getaway to large homes perfect for a family vacation, we can help you find the perfect rental property.

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Where Is Wisp Resort?

Wisp Resort is located in Western Maryland on the shores of Deep Creek Lake in Garrett County. The resort offers skiing in the winter with beginner and advanced slopes, terrain parks great for snowboarding, tubing and many trails too!

How Much Snow Falls Each Year At Wisp Resort?

Wisp Resort receives an average of over 100 inches of snow each year. That said Wisp Resort also employs a snowmaking system to overcome any dry spells.

Can You Rent Vacation Homes at Wisp Resort?

Wisp Resort is nestled along Deep Creek Lake, a four-season vacation destination with many vacation homes to choose from year-round. Since Wisp Resort offers plenty of fun attractions in both winter and summer, Wisp Resort is a favorite place to come play for those vacationing around Deep Creek Lake. You can search and book our Deep Creek Lake Vacation Rentals for your Wisp Adventure.

Can I Rent A Vacation Rental Near Wisp With A Hot Tub?

You bet! There's nothing better to relax your muscles after a long day on the slopes than a hot tub at your cabin. Check out Over 390 Vacation Rentals near Wisp Resort with a hot tub.

Is Wisp Resort Fun In The Summer?

The list is as intense as the activities. From the mountain coaster and Flying Squirrel Canopy Tour to whitewater rafting, the area is filled with fun things to do. Spending time on Deep Creek Lake is a must do. And yes, atop Wisp Mountain is the world's only mountaintop whitewater course. Check out our Deep Creek Lake Guide For Summer Activities to learn more.