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1. Learn more about rivers and river habitats. The more you learn about the issues facing the world’s rivers and the animals who call them home, the more you’ll want to help ensure their health. Read books, visit state and … Continue reading

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My husband and I have unofficially started a yearly migration to the beach for our Thanksgiving weekend. We’ve never really discussed it, but like clockwork we both find our feet itching to get back in the sand at this time of year. There were a few things I learned from this vacation: Continue reading

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You just had an amazing Zip Line tour in the New River Gorge! Now what? Part Four of this series will teach you how to detach and dismount for the zip wire. Zip Line 101- Part Four- Taking it Down:   … Continue reading

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After enjoying part one and two of this how-to zip line series, you understand the gear and are ready to zip. Now it’s time to pull it all together. Part three will show you how to safely approach the launching … Continue reading

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So after watching Zip Line 101- Part One- The Harness, you are ready to learn more about the gear associated with zip lining at ACE Adventure Resort. Zip Line 101- Part Two- The Gear will show you what your pulley … Continue reading

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Are you getting ready to soar above the New River Gorge on the zip line tour with ACE? If so,  we have prepared a series of 4 videos called Zip Line 101. The videos will teach you to gear up, … Continue reading

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No matter where you like to go white water rafting — West Virginia, Colorado or Africa — some things are universal. Like Justin Bieber. And common sense rafting safety guidelines. 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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Bottom line: Comfort breeds fun, so gear yourself up right for your West Virginia rafting trip, or wherever you may be, and you’ll be smiling all the way down the river. Continue reading

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The New River Gorge is just as fun in the winter as it is in the summer. What? You think we’re pulling your leg? Well, gather round the crackling fire on this cold January day and listen close, my friends, for here are just five things you can do that are awesome: Continue reading

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