Category Archives: People

Now 5+ years of marriage, we decided if we were ever to have kids, the clock is ticking way too fast for us to wait. We tried to get pregnant and easily did. The new adventure is about to begin any day now. Yet, when I cruise through my FB feed somehow I still find myself wondering if we caved into mainstream culture. Continue reading

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For dedicating his life to preservation and appreciation of forests and mountains, and writing it all down for us to appreciate as well, John Muir has earned the title of true mountain man. Having lived in the mountains of West Virginia my entire life, I often wonder what he would of thought of the New River Gorge. Continue reading

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“Withdrawal is setting in. I’m wearing shorts and a bikini top as I write this. Wearing clothing on Monday may put me over the edge. I looked up the ole USGS hydrogrpah for the 16 days of our trip and it turns out Hermit Rapid was the biggest day! Check it out” Continue reading

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Spring in the New River Gorge means river rescue training for river guides getting ready for the whitewater rafting season. Here’s a video account of ACE, NARR and Wildwater guides doing just that. Continue reading

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Building trails or rafting at ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia, rain or shine, adventure vacations are a state of mind. Continue reading

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Breaking a world record is as easy as visiting West Virginia and hitting the zip lines. Or, you could dead lift a bunch of weights with your tongue. We know what we would choose. Continue reading

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Guides and employees made the annual pilgrimage to wild & wonderful West Virginia to do a little white water rafting and meet old friends. Continue reading

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June 3, 2012, we’re going to take a shot at the Guinness-approved Zip Line World Record of the most people to Zip Line in an hour, right here in West Virginia. Continue reading

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This video shows the magic of rolling over the world on two wheels. Whether weekend warrior or high-flying free rider, mountain biking offers a broad appeal. Continue reading

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Jessica’s entry in our cabin naming contest inspired the name for the newest ACE cabins in the heart of West Virginia rafting country, the Ridge View Retreat. Continue reading

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