Rail Jam #3

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Registration is open from 10:00 AM – 12:00 NN in the Main Lodge at Wisp Resort. The competition is open to skiers, snowboards, and spectators. So come and join the fun or cheer on your friends. Here’s the deal: Registration from 10am-noon in the Main Lodge $20 Entry Free, $5 deposit (refunded upon returning the bib) Riders meeting just before 1:00 PM The competition starts at 1:00 PM in Central Park “Open jam” style with Am and Pro separation of riders and skiers

Intro to Snowshoeing and Winter Hiking

New Germany Lake House 403 McAndrews Hill Road, Grantsville, MD, United States

Interested in learning a new activity this year? Join Ranger Julia for an instructional presentation on how to snowshoe and safely enjoy winter hiking. The first hour will be indoors, followed by an optional guided hike to practice new skills. A limited number of snowshoes will be available to try if there is adequate snow. All ages are welcome. No registration required.

Maryland Special Olympics Winter Games

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Join Wisp Resort from Sunday, February 25th, 2023 to Tuesday, February 27th, 2023 to cheer on the Special Olympic Maryland Athletes, from across the state, in showcasing their skills and athletic ability in various alpine and snowshoeing events. Competition includes: Alpine – Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced Slalom, Giant Slalom, Glide & Super G Snowshoeing – 25m, 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m races as well as 4x100m, 4x200m, and 4x400m relay races

Maryland Special Olympics Winter Games

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Join Wisp Resort from Sunday, February 25th, 2023 to Tuesday, February 27th, 2023 to cheer on the Special Olympic Maryland Athletes, from across the state, in showcasing their skills and athletic ability in various alpine and snowshoeing events. Competition includes: Alpine – Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced Slalom, Giant Slalom, Glide & Super G Snowshoeing – 25m, 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m races as well as 4x100m, 4x200m, and 4x400m relay races

Maryland Special Olympics Winter Games

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Join Wisp Resort from Sunday, February 25th, 2023 to Tuesday, February 27th, 2023 to cheer on the Special Olympic Maryland Athletes, from across the state, in showcasing their skills and athletic ability in various alpine and snowshoeing events. Competition includes: Alpine – Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced Slalom, Giant Slalom, Glide & Super G Snowshoeing – 25m, 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1600m races as well as 4x100m, 4x200m, and 4x400m relay races

A Good-Ish Jam

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Wisp Resort Terrain Parks and Newishschoolers presents A Good-ish Jam. Registration is from 10:00 AM - 12:00 NN. Entry is free Riders meeting at 12:45 PM Practice from 12:00 NN - 1:00 PM Pro and am men ski and snowboard Women's open or pro and am ski and snowboard *depending on turnout The winner of the pro categories gets skis or snowboards Additional Prizes for the rest of the podium and other categories announced at the riders' meeting Supported by LINE Skis, Jibskin Apparel, AnyTides, SMITH Optics, vlou snow, BlackStrap, Gilson Skis, Muffen Tops, Burton Snowboards, KHIÖNE, Arsenic, and Willi's Ski and Snowboard Shop

Furbearer Hunting & Trapping: Raccoon and Opossum (Chasing – No Kill)

Furbearers include beaver, bobcat, coyote, fisher, gray fox, long-tailed weasel, mink, muskrat, opossum, raccoon, red fox, river otter, and skunk. August 1 - October 14, 2023 March 16 - July 31, 2024 For a comprehensive compilation of hunting details and regulations, we invite you to refer to this article.

Rail Jam #4

Wisp Resort 296 Marsh Hill Rd, McHenry, MD, United States

Registration is open from 10:00 AM – 12:00 NN in the Main Lodge at Wisp Resort. The competition is open to skiers, snowboards, and spectators. So come and join the fun or cheer on your friends. Here’s the deal: Registration from 10am-noon in the Main Lodge $20 Entry Free, $5 deposit (refunded upon returning the bib) Riders meeting just before 1:00 PM The competition starts at 1:00 PM in Central Park “Open jam” style with Am and Pro separation of riders and skiers

Youth-Only Trout Fishing Day

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is offering the state’s first-ever Youth-Only Trout Fishing Day for children under 16 years of age on March 23, one week before opening day for all trout anglers. “Trout fishing is a great way to introduce young people to the sport and our state’s natural beauty,” said John Mullican, Maryland DNR’s director of freshwater fisheries and hatcheries. “We hope children across the state will take advantage of this day reserved just for them to enjoy stocked waterways that are typically still closed.” On March 23, the state’s put-and-take trout areas under closure at that time will be open to youth from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. These will be stocked in advance. Fishing areas under closure are online and in the Maryland Guide to Fishing and Crabbing. Youth anglers may catch and keep up to two trout each, except brook trout, which must be released if caught. Anglers should note that not all locations are open or accessible during fishing hours, so they should confirm their local access point’s operating hours before attending. The traditional trout opening day for anglers of all ages will occur on March 30, beginning at 6:30 AM. Maryland’s […]

Making Strides to Support Cancer Patients (Cindy’s Fund Walk)

Mountain Fresh Farmers Market South 1st street at Town Park Lane, Oakland, MD, United States

A Non-Competitive Walk/Bike Ride to raise money for Cindy's Fund. Cost: $30.00 (T-shirt included) | Toddlers in strollers: Free (no T-shirt) The event is on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at Mountain Fresh Farmers Market Pavilion, South 1st Street, Oakland, MD. Registration/Check-In: 12:00 PM | Start of walks: 1:00 PM | 1:10 PM | 1:20 PM Course: Participants may check in at noon. Beginning at the town pavilion, the walk will be in three stages to accommodate any fitness level. Trails will be mostly paved; however, some areas may be gravel or wood paths. Due to safety concerns, the walks will not include the climb to the cross and flag. The bike ride will take place at an earlier date determined by the Vagabond riders. Bikers will be called with information regarding the date/time/start of the ride! Food will be available for purchase before and after the walks. Proceeds go to the event, so come hungry!!! Sorry, no pets are allowed! BRING YOUR LAWN CHAIRS!!! Registration: By April 28, 2024, to be guaranteed the T-shirt OR Register at the event (T-shirt not guaranteed) $30.00 registration includes a T-shirt and donation to Cindy's Fund Register by April 1, 2024, for an Early […]