Driving Directions

Getting to ACE is easy - follow these detailed driving directions and don't listen to your GPS, just trust us (it doesn't understand these parts and takes you places you don't want to go).

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STEP 1 

  • Get to West Virginia.

From the East via I-64 West (or I-81 South):

  • Take I-64 West to I-77 North
  • Exit #48 to Beckley/Summersville onto US Route 19 North.
  • Drive approximately 11.2 miles to the (East) Main St. exit.
  • At the stop sign turn right (North). Follow directions from Main St. below in Step 2.

From the North - Charleston, WV, via I-77 South and I-64 East:

  • Exit #48 to Beckley / Summersville onto US Route 19 North. 
  • Drive approximately 11.2 miles to the (East) Main St. exit.
  • At the stop sign turn right (North). Follow directions from Main St. below in Step 2.

From the North via I-79 South:

  • Take I-79 South to Exit #57 to Beckley onto U.S. Rt. 19 South.
  • Drive approximately 57.8 miles to the (East) Main St. exit.
  • At the stop sign turn left (North) across overpass. Follow directions from Main St. below in Step 2. 

From the South via I-77 North:

  • Take I-77 North / I-64 West
  • Exit # 48 to Beckley/Summersville onto U.S. Rt. 19 North.
  • Drive approximately 11.2 miles to the (East) Main St. exit.
  • At the stop sign turn right (North). Follow directions from Main St. below in Step 2. 

 

STEP 2 

(almost here!!)

After you get to the Main Street Exit in Oak Hill, West Virginia:

  • Take the first left (directly across from the Little General – BP Gas Station) onto Minden Rd. (follow ACE sign - You are only 2.9 miles away)
  • At approximately 1.3 miles, veer left onto McKinney Rd.
  • At 2.1 miles, turn right to stay on Minden Rd. (follow ACE sign – do not go straight onto Rocklick Rd.)
  • At 2.9 miles turn left at the ACE Adventure Center entrance and stop by the Welcome Center to check-in.
  • Drive carefully down these steep mountain roads and slowly pass other cars on unpaved shoulders. 
  • Also, please drive slowly and watch for children and pets as you pass through the tiny town of Minden, an old mining community with houses located very close to the road.

     

    **IF YOUR RV IS UNDER 13'9" YOU CAN FOLLOW DIRECTIONS ABOVE; 
    RV Driving Directions to ACE Adventure Resort

    Vehicles over 13' 9" use Alternate RV Directions:

    • Follow U.S. Rt. 19 to Oak Hill.
    • Take the East Main St. exit.
    • Take State Rt. 16 North. (Right turn if you were going North on Rt. 19; Left turn if you were South on Rt. 19)
    • Turn right just before the Little General-BP Station onto Old Minden Rd. 
(This road is very narrow and steep. Please drive slowly and watch for children and animals)
    • Follow Old Minden Rd. for 1.1 miles to the stop sign that intersects with 
Minden Rd. (CR 17). 
    • Continue through the community of Minden, staying on Minden Rd. and 
following signs to ACE. 
    • Turn right at the tall ACE sign (which keeps you on Minden Rd. - do NOT go straight 
onto Rocklick Rd.).
    • Turn left at the ACE entrance and stop at the Welcome Center.

       

       

       

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