Summer Sun Protection  

Summer brings longer days, lots of sunshine, whitewater rafting, and sometimes, unfortunately sunburn and dehydration to accompany the fun. These ailments, although they can appear to be minor, can definitely ruin a vacation, and are something that is better off avoided – rather than cured. Additionally, some of the long-term effects of such issues may… Read more »

Waterfalling in the New River Gorge  

One of the biggest attractions of the New River Gorge is the amazing natural beauty that it possesses. A number of different plants and animals are indigenous to the region and can often be seen during hiking, horseback riding, or mountain biking through the area. The New River Gorge also features a number of waterfalls… Read more »

Life Lessons from Whitewater Rafting  

Whitewater rafting is an excellent choice for outdoor enthusiasts, adrenaline junkies, or really anyone looking for a unique and memorable experience. Taking a rafting adventure provides a great day full of friends, fun, sunshine (hopefully) and amazing views that sure to impress  even the most seasoned of travelers. Beyond these obvious benefits, did you know… Read more »

Interesting Facts about the New River Gorge  

The New River Gorge is known for the expansive views and variety of activities available to locals and visitors alike. It is home to a rich history including explorers and travelers, but one of the most noticeable and memorable factors of the area is the bridge and the attention it attracts. Without this bridge, crossing… Read more »

Music of the New River Gorge  

The New River Gorge is home to a variety of cultural and artistic endeavors that are not only representative of the region, but also tell the stories of their creators. Every summer, music fans can find a variety of different local musicians playing music at festivals, concerts, bars, restaurants and other public areas. Many genres are… Read more »

Corporate Team Building  

A phrase that many have come to both know and dread. While this activity may generally result in running around in a circle, asking strange questions, and eating puffy bagels – it could also mean a weekend of whitewater rafting! What does this mean for companies? An engaged, happy batch of employees that have now… Read more »

Top 5 Misconceptions About Whitewater Rafting  

Whitewater rafting is a sport that is quickly gaining popularity in the US and beyond. However, there are some common misconceptions that many people often still associate with rafting. However, these ideas are often based in fact and seem logical – so the misunderstandings continue. We have compiled a list of the: TOP 5 MISCONCEPTIONS… Read more »

Campfire Fun  

One of the best parts about a whitewater rafting weekend adventure is that you get to spend the evening in a lodging environment of your choice. While some may prefer the comfort and convenience of a cabin, others are searching for a more rustic solution to their sleeping needs. Regardless of where rafters choose to… Read more »

Things to do with your Rafting Pictures!  

Chances are, you are going to want to remember your whitewater rafting adventure in the New River Gorge. Luckily, you will usually receive the opportunity at the end of the trip to purchase videos or pictures of the trip taken by media professionals. This is definitely a preferable decision to bringing your iPhone and risking… Read more »