Did You Know Kids Can Raft For Free This Summer?
What’s better than a summer day spent in West Virginia’s wonderful whitewater? Spend the day underneath sunny skies taking on the rushing rapids of the New River with all your family and friends. And the best part is – kids raft free! That’s right, children ages 6-11 can raft for free on the Upper New River Gorge every Sunday to Friday with ACE Adventure and Adventures on the Gorge.
ACE Adventure Resort
ACE Adventure Resort offers guided rafting trips on both the lower and upper sections of the New River Gorge. Choose between half day, full day or even overnight journey. Trip skill levels range from kid-friendly to experienced paddlers only. For an extra special affair, consider the private group tour.
Pair your thrilling expedition with an unforgettable stay at ACE Adventure Resort. An oasis of outdoor recreation, this mountain resort offers rock climbing, mountain biking, an aerial course, a 5-acre lake waterpark and much, much more. Dine on-site at The Last Paddle Bar & Grill for mouthwatering pub fare, local brews and even live musical performances on the weekends. Spend your night camping by the river or in a rustic, A-frame cabin.
Adventures on the Gorge Resort
Book your rafting trip through Adventures on the Gorge for an experience of a lifetime. Here you can also find options for both the upper and lower New as well as the “Best Run of the Day”. For this trip, your guide decides the way and it’s dependent on the water level and season which means it’s a surprise every time.
After an adrenaline-pumping day out on the water, retreat to the resort for some rest and relaxation. With lodging options ranging from personal glamping tents to vacation homes suitable for up to 20 people, here there are options for everyone. Take in West Virginia’s natural beauty when lying by the pool or visiting one of the property’s scenic overlooks. For even more fun, try zip lining, laser tag, horseback riding or paintball.
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This post was last updated on May 19, 2023