We at Baltimore County Moms want to provide you with some fun winter activities the entire family can enjoy. We hope this is helpful, gets you outside, gets you exploring all that Maryland has to offer and gets you through the winter. Have fun!



Wisp Resort offers downhill and cross-country skiing, snow tubing, snowshoeing, and so many more activities. Check out their website for some guaranteed winter fun. https://www.wispresort.com/



Skating Rinks are great places to celebrate birthdays, take lessons, or just get outside on a winter day. Check out this list of area skating rinks and visit their websites for further details.




Cross country skiing is great exercise and gets you outdoors so you to take in nature’s beauty in the winter. Here is a list of Maryland State Parks that offer cross country skiing.


Western Maryland

  • Cunningham Falls State Park
  • Dans Mountain State Park
  • Fort Frederick State Park
  • Gambrill State Park
  • Garrett State Forest
  • Green Ridge State Forest
  • Greenbrier State Park
  • Herrington Manor State Park
  • New Germany State Park
  • Rocky Gap State Park
  • Savage River State Forest
  • Swallow Falls State Park


Central Maryland

  • Fair Hill NRMA
  • Gunpowder Falls State Park
  • North Point State Park
  • Patapsco Valley State
  • Patuxent River State
  • Rocks State Park
  • Seneca Creek State Park
  • Susquehanna State Park


Eastern Shore

  • Pocomoke River State Forest
  • Tuckahoe State Park


Southern Maryland

  • Cedarville State Forest
  • Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary Rosaryville State Park
  • Smallwood State Park



Sledding! Here is a list of the areas best sledding spots. Watch out for trees!

  • Baltimore County Board of Education (aka Greenwood)
  • Herring Run Park
  • Baltimore Country Club (aka “Suicide Hill”)
  • Dumbarton Middle School
  • Patterson Park (near the Pagoda)
  • Federal Hill Park
  • Oregon Ridge Park
  • Towson University’s Smith Hall
  • Leakin Park
  • Wyman Park



Museums are always a great place to spend a cold, snowy winter day. Here is a list of some Baltimore County museums you should definitely visit.

  • B&O Railroad Museum
  • American Visionary Art Museum
  • The Walters Art Museum
  • Baltimore Museum of Art
  • Fire Museum of Maryland


How about taking a train ride through snow-covered mountains? Sound amazing? Well, hop on the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, located in Cumberland. The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad travels through the breathtaking Allegheny Mountains. This will be a memorable event and believe me you won’t want to miss these views.


This is merely a compilation to get you started on your winter fun. I am sure you will find even more things to do that you can share with your family and friends. Happy Winter Maryland!




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