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26 2-person teams from as far as Arizona and as close as Parkersburg, West Virginia squared off in the 3rd Annual Big Air Competition at ACE Adventure Resort to see who could get the highest launch over ACE Lake. Continue reading

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For some schools, like the Montessori school from Virginia that visited this summer, ACE is the perfect adventure. Continue reading

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When was the last time you spent a day with strangers only to become friends by day’s end? That’s what ACE adventures do – they make better friends out of best friends and friends out of strangers. Continue reading

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West Virginia white water rafting is a very cool vacation idea. But what does it mean to live it? We’ve asked a few folks from our current class of guide trainees for look into what it takes to be a white water guide out on the New and Gauley Rivers of West Virginia with ACE. One thing’s for sure: being on vacation professionally is not as easy as it sounds. Continue reading

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Carpe Diem. Seize the day. A stroke isn’t enough to keep one man’s aunt from her dream to walk the New River Gorge Bridge catwalk and reminds us to make the most of every day. Continue reading

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Kayaker Chris Colin brings his lifelong love of boating to the white water kayaking school at ACE Adventure Resort. Honing his skills on the rivers of the northeast U.S., Chris has found a home on the New and Gauley rivers in West Virginia Continue reading

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Whitewater rafting is a very cool vacation idea. But what does it mean to live it? We’ve asked a few folks from our current class of guide trainees for look into what it takes to be a white water guide … Continue reading

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ACE guide Scott Bradley thoroughly believes West Virginia white water industry and ACE is exactly what his life needed and the only reason they call West Virginia “Almost Heaven” is because “Heaven” was already taken. 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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The Gauley River and the New River National Parks have about 80,000 acres or so of heart-pounding, breath-taking, fear-inducing wilderness between them.

What would a U.S. Soldier have to say about that? Great place for a race. Continue reading

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