Why Not Make a Reservation for Thanksgiving Dinner?

Thanksgiving in the mountains of Western Maryland is a special time for families to reconnect and sometimes mom is not all that interested in catching up in the kitchen.  If you are lucky enough to be traveling to Deep Creek Lake to stay in at the beautiful Will O’ the Wisp for the holiday, there are a number of delicious area restaurants gearing up to serve you a Thanksgiving feast!

Don’t want to drive?  Make a reservation at our on-site fine dining establishment Ace’s Run!

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Will O’ the Wisp: History, Tradition and Modern Amenities

How far back in time should we travel?

LONG ago, our countryside was at the bottom of the ocean. Gigantic upheavals in prehistory forged the Appalachian mountains, and marine fossils can still be found in the old limestone quarry across the street from Will O’ the Wisp. Indian tribes lived here at the beginning of the eighteenth century one of the large boulders on property has a hollow in which they ground their corn.

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Revisit the Colors of Fall at Deep Creek Lake

If you find yourself seeking a colorful refuge after the hustle and bustle of back-to-school season, Deep Creek Lake is waiting in all of it’s Autumn Glory! Love fall golfing with your buddies? Enjoy Art & Wine with your best girlfriends? Are you a Savageman or women? Is your family ready to celebrate pumpkin pie, changing leaves, and chilly nights together?  We have the perfect vacation escape waiting for you!

Art and Wine

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Off the Beaten Path at Deep Creek Lake

Explore Garrett County’s hidden hiking trails!

Think you have seen all that Garrett County has to offer? Think again! Garrett County attracts the most extreme exploration seekers and outdoor adventurers, and there’s no wonder why; it’s beautiful here! But not many know about local’s favorites, the trails that aren’t usually visited. We’re going to let you in on a little secret and reveal some of Garrett County’s best hiking trails. Lace up your boots and grab your water bottle, winter is the ideal time to get out and explore!
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