Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Wisp

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

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

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  • 4

    It's alright....

    by purplebunyz - 14th February 2010

    Pros: Uncrowded, nice staff, good grooming

    Cons: small, not much variety, small vertical drop, slow lifts

    Wisp....wisp wisp wisp. this is a complicated one. im constantly changing my mind on whether i like this resort, or not. so i'll start with the cons. Cons... Full review

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  • 4

    worth the visit

    by letitsnow - 12th February 2010

    Pros: easy to get to. aggresive snowmaking

    Cons: small mountain. limited advanced terrain

    Have visited the resort off and on for 25 years. Mainly because it is close to home. Many improvements over the years especially recently. Advanced and ag... Full review

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  • 4

    Nothing Special, but I Like It

    by beachbumltj - 2nd February 2010

    Pros: lots of natural snow, uncrowded

    Cons: limited terrain

    I live in DC and Wisp is where I do most of my boarding. It's almost a 3 hour drive, but the conditions tend to be a ton better than the Whitetail/Liberty/R... Full review

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  • 3

    Wisp is a decent spot for east coast riding near D.C. and Baltimore

    by timmyec - 28th January 2010

    Pros: various terrain, good for beginners, friendly staff

    Cons: pretty flat overall, not that much character in the facilities

    We went to wisp this year after they had 2 feet of fresh snow, and had a great time. Our group was skiers and snowboarders, and there was something for eve... Full review

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  • 1

    Don't Ski Wisp

    by comiskey - 15th January 2010

    Pros: None

    Cons: Everything

    Wisp reminds me of the proverbial creature designed by a committee. Everything about it is badly designed. The top of the mountain (about 40% of the total... Full review

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  • 3

    Good for the Area

    by wuller10 - 23rd November 2009

    Pros: Many Trails

    Cons: Not many challenges

    Wisp is a good solid mountain if your just looking to have a good time with your family or friends. It lacks any real challenge for the skilled skiier/board... Full review

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