Monthly Archives: October 2010

You know, when most people think of the word “family,” they’re not thinking about riding off-road trails on ATVs in West Virginia. But maybe they should. ATVs are for everyone (almost).  That means mom, dad, the kids, and yes, grandma, … Continue reading

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We get it.  It’s fall.  Time to hunker down.  The kids are in school.  Everyone has all kinds of stuff going on.  The holidays are coming.  Noses are being put to grindstones. Unless … Unless there was a place in, … Continue reading

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If you want to be happy on a whitewater rafting trip, there are a few things you need.  This very blog post is going to try to cover every single one of them. Granted, we’re a little biased.  Sorry ’bout … Continue reading

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If you’re ever lucky enough to run the river with an old timer, you’re in for a treat. Not just because you get to make jokes about old raft guides (which is always fun), but you get to learn a … Continue reading

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Hi everyone.  West Virginia here.  You can call me the Mountain State if you want. Just wanted to talk to you for a second about vacations.  It’s kind of my specialty.  Anyway, most people think that, y’know, vacations in the … Continue reading

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An ACE guest takes time to write us about his family’s experience whitewater rafting, mountain biking, dining and relaxing at ACE Adventure Resort in southern West Virginia. Continue reading

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Follow the adventures of Waldo the Wonder Mule as spring breaks in the New River Gorge and the trails open up for riding. Continue reading

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So, we don’t generally use two exclamation points in a title here on the ACEblog. Not sure why.  Maybe it’s because there’s so much cool stuff going on around here, it just doesn’t seem right.  In a way, everything kind … Continue reading

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  Okay, okay.  We love whitewater rafting. Admitted.  Happy now? Because you’re thinking, “Ha!  What are you gonna do now, ACE, when rafting season on the New River is done?  How are you going to have any fun, now that … Continue reading

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a story by Joyce Cooper all about the very first trips down West Virginia’s Lower Gauley River, and how a lot of the whitewater rapids that are now world famous got their names. Continue reading

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