Celebrate Heritage Tubing Day March 1 at Wisp Resort

The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area is hosting a Celebrate Heritage Tubing Day from 2 pm – 5 pm on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at Bear Claw Tubing Park at Wisp Resort, located at 296 Marsh Hill Rd in McHenry, MD 21541.

Bundle up the kids in hats, scarves and mittens and head for the mountain for an afternoon filled with pizza and tubing fun. $20 per person includes a tubing ticket, valid from 2 pm – 5 pm, and a slice of pizza and a drink. A portion of the ticket cost benefits the Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area of Garrett County. Purchase tickets online at www.garrettheritage.com or call 301.387.4386 with questions.

A snow tubing release form must be signed for every participant and children under age 18 must have their parent’s signature on this form to bring with them to the event. The snow tubing release is available at www.garrettheritage.com.  Please note that all riders must be at least 42 inches tall.

The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area is a program of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce and supports heritage tourism in Garrett County through technical assistance and grant opportunities with a focus on heritage related initiatives that preserve valuable heritage resources and enhance tourism in the County.  As a state certified heritage area, effort is made to create public and private partnerships to preserve historical, cultural and natural resources focusing on under-utilized resources fostering a greater sense of community pride. Funds provided by the Maryland Heritage Area Authority.