Deep Creek Lake Maryland offers many recreational activities, from boating and hiking to winter fun, Deep Creek offers something for everyone. No matter what season you would like to vacation in, the area has something happening all year round. The fall offers beautiful foliage; summer is a great time for outdoor lake activities or visit during the spring months for excellent fishing and perfect weather for hiking at one of the many state parks in the area. Don’t forget about the winter time which is full of mountain fun at Wisp Resort.
If adventure is what you are looking for Deep Creek has a variety activities that will get your blood pumping! From whitewater rafting, rock climbing, mountain biking, and a zip line to countless lake activities like waterskiing and wave runners- there is plenty of activity to keep you busy!
Looking for a little relaxation? Spend an afternoon relaxing by the lake or taking a ride on a pontoon boat, pamper yourself at the local spa, or play a round of golf on one of 4 local courses.
Unique to Deep Creek
- The Deep Creek area hosts the only downhill ski resort in Maryland, Wisp Resort, which has over 132 acres of skiable terrain, 32 slopes, terrain park and tubing park. Wisp is a four season resort with a mountain coaster, Zip line, Segway’s, golf and much when the weather warms up.
- During the winter months the lake freezes over with an average of 17 inches of ice!
- Home of ASCI (Adventure Sports Center International) the one of a kind recirculating white-water course atop of Marsh Mountain. Water is pumped into the course at up to 600 cubic feet per second, then flows down a 1/4 mile of rapids, and finally falls into the lower pond. A 270 foot conveyor belt carries rafters back up to the top for another journey down the course!