As the thermometer drops and the snow starts to fall, rather than sit and mope, hit the slopes! Whether you want to go skiing, skating or just sipping hot toddies The Blairs’ apartments in Silver Spring puts you in the prime location for all your favorite winter activities!
Get the Gear. In order to be a success on the ice or on the slopes, you need to look great and have the technology to set you apart! The Silver Spring, MD and Washington, DC area host some of the greatest places to pick up gear. Like Ski Chalet in Gaithersburg from snowboard jackets to ski apparel, they have it all (even wakeboards and hiking shoes when snow is not in season!) Ski Center in DC is your one stop shop for all things ski related. Can’t make it in the store? Their online shop delivers, and will still allow you to support local businesses in the Washington DC Metro area!
Hit the Slopes. If you’re not familiar with all 34 resorts in the mid-Atlantic, DCSki is the best place to start, with profiles of every resort from Liberty Mountain in Pennsylvania to Snowshoe in West Virginia. Just a short drive from Silver Spring and you’re on the Shawnee Mountains, geared and ready to go!
Not the type for skiing? Shivering on the slopes not your idea of a great time? Well, grab a cup of cocoa and cozy up in our lounge . It’s the perfect place to put your feet up and tune out the bustling city. Plus, there’s always the beautifully lit Silver Spring Ice Skating at Veterans Plaza, which is open until March 13th this year!