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Whitewater rafting in the spring.  It’s a lot different from rafting in the summer, especially in West Virginia. For starters, it’s earlier in the year.  Ha!  Kidding! Obvious. You knew that one, right? Okay, here are five real reasons that … Continue reading

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Yeah, yeah … we talk a lot about whitewater rafting and the Gauley River and the New River and stuff like that. But we really need to blog about rock.  Not like, “Hey, you rock!” (Though I’m sure you do.) … Continue reading

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Here are a few telltale signs that you’re about to run one of the Gauley’s Big 6 rapids. Continue reading

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When you take whitewater rafting trips on the Gauley River, there’s one thing you always have to keep in mind.     Lost Paddle Rapid.

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The Gauley River in West Virginia is home to some big, burly whitewater rafting. That means Class V rapids. But what’s a Class V, exactly? And what are the Class V rapids like on the Gauley? Continue reading

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The Gauley River in West Virginia is about to change. White water rapids are about to become the norm for almost 2 months, and white water rafters are coming to experience it. Why? Because of the Big 6. Continue reading

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Learn the basics of what Gauley Season in West Virginia is all about and why people from all over the world join ACE to raft West Virginia’s best whitewater! Continue reading

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Learn about the history of this deceptive rapid on the Gauley River in West Virginia and the secret styling your whitewater rafting run! Continue reading

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After reading Julia’s blog “ACE: Fun for all ages! Even Grandpa” it inspired me to relate a story about Carl, a 76-year-old gentleman I took down the Upper Gauley some years ago. Continue reading

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Every season, nearly 40,000 people come to ACE just to go rafting. Many companies also come to work on their communication skills, leadership skills, trust in the group and other such dynamics. Continue reading

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