Tag Archives: New River Gorge

“Terminal Velocity” is ACE’s eighth and newest zip line. At 800 feet long and 120 feet high, that’s more zipping goodness for good for you. After that take a 250-ft sky bridge to dual treehouse platforms to parallel plunge rappel lines. Sound good? Yeah, we thought so, too. Continue reading

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Rappelling in the New River Gorge might seem a little scary at first, but with the right instructors and a beautiful setting the fears melt away and the fun begins. 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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(Whitewater Rafting in West Virginia is awesome. And the more you know about it, the more fun you’re going to have. This is part 2 of bazillion-part series called, “What You Should Know About West Virginia Whitewater.” Each post will … Continue reading

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This is about a zip line canopy tour. Really. But let’s start with this: I’ve turned over a new leaf. At least for the Holidays. After attempting to prepare just the right Thanksgiving dinner with new recipes pulled from the … Continue reading

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I don’t fit the demographic. What I mean is, I’m not exactly outdoorsy. At my desk, I listen to Madonna, not Jack Johnson. I have made no bones about the irony of my employ in the outdoor industry. You see where I … Continue reading

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In honor of the groundbreaking at the new Boy Scout Camp (The Summit) right here in the New River Gorge, I’d like to share my personal story of scouting. This story is a hybrid of my own childhood memories and my … Continue reading

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If you sometimes come to do a little whitewater rafting in the summer you might not believe what I’m going to say.  Okay, here goes: November is really pretty awesome in the New River Gorge.   Wait, what?  November?  Why would … Continue reading

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Hi everyone.  West Virginia here.  You can call me the Mountain State if you want. Just wanted to talk to you for a second about vacations.  It’s kind of my specialty.  Anyway, most people think that, y’know, vacations in the … Continue reading

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ACE Raft is more than just the East Coast’s best adventures and exciting whitewater. There are plenty of things to see and do without getting wet and no paddles are required! Continue reading

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