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%

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  • 4

    Most snow in the area!

    by bennyskibum - 18th February 2012

    Pros: Best snow in MD and PA

    Cons: short runs

    I had a season pass at wisp for 4 years while I was a student at Frostburg. I saw a lot of good snow and had a lot of fun. I would put wisp in the same grou... 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


    by mattandbeckysayers - 19th December 2010

    Pros: Not crowded, Lines good, Friendly staff

    Cons: We didn't find it earlier in the season.

    My husband and I are novices. We went to wisp twice last season in Feb. and March 2010. Our first time snowboarding. Took 1 class instructor was nice and he... 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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  • 3

    mixed emotions

    by powhound074 - 15th February 2010

    Pros: good snow (for the mid-atlantic), few ropes

    Cons: 610 vertical feet

    Being located in western MD, this resort gets great weather. I have been going to Wisp for years and have never been there when there was not at least some... 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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