Located in Maryland’s Garrett County and well known to skiers and riders in the Mid-Atlantic, Wisp Ski Resort is one of the longest running operations in the region. Located along Deep Creek Lake, Wisp boasts 100 inches of natural snow annually with 90% snowmaking on its skier and rider accessible terrain. 34 trails spread across 172 acres entertain skiers and riders on Wisp’s 700-foot vertical drop. Freestylers will find terrain parks for beginner through advanced to practice progressions on.
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Seven Springs Mountain Resort is the perfect place for family vacations that create lifelong memories. So much more than exceptional snowsports, Seven Springs’ legendary service provides guests with relaxing escapes. Take the entire family skiing in the morning, take a shot at sporting clays or enjoy the thrills of snow tubing in the afternoon, enjoy a luxurious spa treatment in the evening before a great dinner and then do it all again the next day after a relaxing overnight stay.
Laurel Ridge boasts 30k of groomed trails. Excellent for skate skiing and classic skiing. Most trails have a wide skating lane and classic set track on the side. Variety of trails from beginner to advance/backcountry.
There are 2 warming huts. The main hut is where you buy your very reasonable trail pass.Full and 1/2 passes available. You can also rent skis and snowshoes.
Dogs are allowed on the Orange trail.
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