Wisp - Ski Area Guide

Wisp, United States

Ski Resort (753m to 939m)

The only ski area in Maryland is within easy driving distance of Washington DC. It boasts a substantial airless snowmaking system.

 Wisp Snow News

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Wisp.

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Who is Wisp good for?

Wisp Ski Facts
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Wisp Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Wisp
 7 Black Pistes
12Red Pistes
 4 Blue Pistes
7Ski Lifts

Wisp Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Wisp
186mMax Vertical
939mHighest Lift
753mLowest Piste
753mResort Altitude (Wisp)


The American Ski Resort of Wisp has direct access to 23 individual pistes, served by 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing in Wisp

All levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert, are well-catered for in Wisp.

Snowboarding in Wisp

Wisp offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Wisp.

Wisp in brief

Wisp Ski Resort is:
Good for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

Wisp Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Wisp.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Wisp.

Map of Wisp

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Wisp Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 7 Ski Lifts of Wisp are able to uplift 9,120 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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Skiing at Wisp

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Warning :- Snow Sports are Dangerous! Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. You MUST confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in Wisp before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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