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Address: 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD 21541-1402
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Tubing and Mountain Coaster. Fun!

Went snow tubing MLK weekend. Premium day, so I expected it to be very busy and it was! We had a blast. Had a two hour pass for tubing and then rode the mountain coaster... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Indianapolis
2 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been to this resort twice now this year, first in Jan 2017 when I was over charged for lift tickets and rentals (which I took as a mistake) and spent 30+ mins attempting to get the overcharge returned. On the 2nd trip in Feb 2017, I knew exactly how much the tickets and rentals would cost and was... More 

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Wisp_Resort, Manager at Wisp Resort, responded to this review

Diane, Thank you for your review of Wisp Resort. As we had previously discussed, neither our hours of operation or ticket prices changed during your visit. Both have been available and posted on our website as well as in our brochure since before the arrival of ski season. They can also be found on our daily mountain report that is... More 

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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went snow tubing MLK weekend. Premium day, so I expected it to be very busy and it was! We had a blast. Had a two hour pass for tubing and then rode the mountain coaster. Notes: Even if you make reservations, you have to go to the large white tent to get your tickets and stand in line with everyone... More 

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Olney, Maryland
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend finding somewhere better because this was the worst customer service experience I've ever had. I paid for 2 days of lift tickets and equipment rental since I didn't want to waste time in line on the second day. However I came close to getting severely injured on the first day and returned my equipment within an hour.... More 

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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

If you're coming from D.C. Drive the extra hour for the best resort by far! Great runs, lots of natural snow, and not as crowded

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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Pros: awesome parking, ticket lines quick, night skiing was fantastic and not crowded. Cons: overpriced lift tickets for "premium" weekend with average skiing. When all runs are NOT open, you have no business charging "premium rates!" Also, there was only one legitimate black diamond (The Face).

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Pasadena, Maryland
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50 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I booked a mid-week two night stay at the resort. I was worried about the weather, about 24 hours before we arrived the resort got a lot of rain. Fortunately the rain stopped and the temps dropped allowing the team here to crank up the snow making equipment. When we arrived that evening snow making was in full force. Not... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Enjoyed new year afternoon with the family. Snopw tubing is great and mountain coaster was a thrill. All good, no complaints.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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69 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We visit Wisp regularly and this was one of the more disappointing visits. They were completely unprepared for the amount of people that they had visit the ski resort on a holiday weekend with 6 inches of snow expected. At one point a chair lift was so understaffed the line was not being managed and the line of skiiers was... More 

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Wisp_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Wisp Resort, responded to this review

ChampagneTasteMD, Thank you for your review of Wisp Resort. We do sincerely apologize for the inconveniences you experienced and have discussed your review with the appropriate departments to improve future operations. We hope you return to Wisp Resort and give us a chance to make a positive impression. Thank you, Wisp Resort Management More 

Westerville, OH
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79 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

This was our first time skiing and this was the perfect size ski resort/mountain for a beginner. It was large enough to challenge someone that is skilled but small enough not to overwhelm a beginner. The mountain is in no comparison size wise to skiiing in the Rockies or similar destinations, it would be considered a hill to those used... More 

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Wheeling, Illinois
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The is the second time we have come to vacation at Wisp. It is an absolutely wonderful place for skiing, snowboarding, tubing, and even has a fun "mountain coaster" to ride. We got a pack of three for one day which included tubing, ice skating, and the mountain coaster. The ice skating rink, however, was a HUGE disappointment. There was... More 

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