Cross Country Skiing

Savage River State Forest covers more than 55,000 acres in Garrett County, Maryland, and it’s an all-seasons area for outdoor recreation. In the wintertime, it’s the perfect place to explore with snowshoes, cross-country skis, or snowmobiles. There are approximately nine miles of trails, ideal for cross-country and snowshoeing. And three dedicated snowmobiling trails—two of which …

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It’s officially ski season here at Deep Creek Lake! And Wisp Resort is the premier Maryland Ski Resort for downhill skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing. Interesting fact: Wisp is the only four-seasons ski resort in Maryland. It’s in the perfect location for weekend getaways from Pittsburgh—only about a two-hour drive—and the ideal road trip distance …

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Cross country skiing and snowshoeing are two popular ways to spend an afternoon around Deep Creek  Lake in Maryland. Both activities are a fun and beautiful way to explore the state’s starkly beautiful winter landscapes. Among our favorite places for cross country skiing are the State and local Parks and forests near us. whether you’ve …

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Maryland has no shortage of fun things to do in the winter months. In reality, it’s an adult (and child!) playground for anyone who loves to play in the snow. The Deep Creek Lake area, located in McHenry Maryland, just so happens to be one of the best places to go if you’re looking for …

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If you haven’t yet made the trek to Swallow Falls State Park near Deep Creek Lake in Maryland, this fall and winter is your chance to see this incredible place. The Deep Creek Lake area is approximately 3.5 hours west of Washington D.C. and Baltimore, 2 hours from Pittsburgh, and around 40 minutes from Morgantown …

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