Coolest thing about rappelling? Anyone can do it.
Toss in some sweet views from the rim of the New River Gorge and it only gets better. Don’t look down, just look at the rock in front of you.
Oh yeah, make sure you go with an experienced guide who knows all the ins and outs of setting up anchors and belays and all that other technical climbing stuff.
Still sounds a little challenging? Check out this clip of some first-time rappellers and their take on letting gravity do the hard part.
Sometimes it’s the anticipation of an event that makes us a little afraid, but once we get to doing it, the fears melt away and the smiles come out.
When was the last time you stepped out of your comfort zone, even just a little?