Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wisp

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 49%
  • Beginner
  • 66%
  • Families
  • 83%
  • Intermediate
  • 70%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 45%
  • Advanced
  • 21%

Helpful Highlights:

VISITED FROM VERMONT ON A ROAD TRIP AFTER 37 YEARS. I WAS IMPRESSED WITH THE WHOLE OPERATION. THE WHOLE MOUNTAIN WAS PERFECT CORDUROY. ROOM RIGHT ON THE ...

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  • 5

    THE WISP

    by Okemo Larry - 9th March 2014

    Pros: GREAT GROOMING. NICE FACILITIES.

    Cons: COULDN'T FIND ONE THAT DAY

    VISITED FROM VERMONT ON A ROAD TRIP AFTER 37 YEARS. I WAS IMPRESSED WITH THE WHOLE OPERATION. THE WHOLE MOUNTAIN WAS PERFECT CORDUROY. ROOM RIGHT ON THE ... Full review

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  • 5

    nearby Deep Creek Lake

    by Anonymous - 8th February 2014

    Pros: great snow packs

    Cons: too little time to spend there!

    Ask Coldwell Bankers Realty for recommendations at nearby Deep Creek Lake for rental of new lodging. Ask about "Strawberry Fields" - it's a brand new, love... Full review

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  • 2

    Mixed condition

    by David Jaworski - 20th January 2014

    Pros: Some slopes are very good

    Cons: Some slopes are very icy

    Slopes have mixed conditions. Some runs are icy and they could have made some snow to cover the bare spots. Not sure what has happened since Wisp used to ... Full review

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  • 5

    Wisp

    by Dave Miller - 2nd January 2014

    Pros: Clean and well organized

    Cons: Icy

    Skied all day , Good snow ,Skiing alone = single lines short. This is my second time here , Great fun both times... Full review

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  • 4

    Wisp Resort

    by Joseph Gutmann - 30th November 2013

    Pros: Excellent Location, Clean & Pleasing Lodges/Hotel, Abundant Snowfall, Wonderful Snowmaking, Nightlife/Events, & a Wonderful Staff

    Cons: Small Vertical Drop, & Occasional Heavy Crowds from DC & Baltimore Area

    Wisp Resort is located in Garrett County, Maryland's small town of McHenry. Even though the surrounding countryside is quaint and desolate, the location is ... Full review

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  • 4

    Great for families

    by vadoc - 19th February 2013

    Pros: Snow quality is good for eastern USA

    Cons: Not enough skiable trails

    Recently built a home at Wisp after skiing the 2010-2011 season with friends. Cannot be happier with our choice. We have skied every weekend this year and... Full review

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