Wisp – Maryland’s Only Ski Resort

Planning your next ski trip. Here’s a nice post on Wisp Ski Resort near Deep Creek Lake in Garrett County.

Conor Errey

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Image: wispresort.com

Former Division I hockey player Conor Errey enjoys staying physically active. Conor Errey’s fitness activities include downhill skiing, and one of his favorite places to ski is around the mountains next to Deep Creek Lake in Maryland.

The mountains near Deep Creek are a section of the Appalachian Mountains known as the Ridge-and-Valley Appalachians. The area surrounding Deep Creek averages more than 100 inches of snowfall annually.

Located in McHenry next to Deep Creek Lake, Wisp Ski Resort is the only ski resort located in Maryland and. The 60-year-old ski resort is home to 34 slopes situated on 172 acres. At the resort, 35 percent of the slopes are rated for beginners, 38 percent for intermediate skiers, and 27 percent for expert-level skiers. Over 90 percent of the skiable terrain at Wisp is equipped with lights that enable night skiing.

Also available at the resort are snow…

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