Category Archives: Family Vacation

Human cannonball? No thanks. There are easier ways to soar through the air to set world records. Like the zip line at ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia. Check it out. Continue reading

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In case you were on the fence for your next vacation, here is the lowdown on some ideas you’d be better off avoiding. And we offer up New River Rafting as a sensible alternative. Continue reading

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The big white water on the New River always gets the glory — water exploding over the bow as the golden sun shines through the droplets and paddlers scream with delight. And that’s cool. BUT, let us not forget the unsung … Continue reading

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Help ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia name its new cabins! If you’re selected, you’ll win a free night in one of our latest lodging additions. Continue reading

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You can be assured we will be doing everything we can to fulfill our resolutions and if you’d like to jump on the bandwagon, well, there’s plenty of room. Continue reading

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“Terminal Velocity” is ACE’s eighth and newest zip line. At 800 feet long and 120 feet high, that’s more zipping goodness for good for you. After that take a 250-ft sky bridge to dual treehouse platforms to parallel plunge rappel lines. Sound good? Yeah, we thought so, too. Continue reading

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Cinch down your stuff sacks, pack the cooler to the rim with choice beverages and make sure you’ve replaced the camp chair that folded up like an origami swan last time you were camping and check out these 7 camping essentials no camper should be without: Continue reading

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Scream like that anywhere else — at work, the grocery store, the library — and people will look at you as if you’ve completely lost it. But out here, along the rim of the New River Gorge, we encourage the primal scream because sometimes you’ve just got to let it out. Continue reading

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We think pictures will speak louder than words, so we’ve posted a West Virginia zip line video to get your creative juices flowing. Watch the video, then leave us your suggestion for a name for Zip Line #1 in the comments below. Continue reading

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I am not one of these people that is always on the look out for the next bigger, better adventure. I am quite the opposite. I know.  I’m not the typical ACE employee. However, working at ACE does consistently offer … Continue reading

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