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Whitewater rafting on the Lower New River in the Gorge, on a trip with ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia.

The Gift of Experience

Picture this: it’s 4 days after Christmas. Broken toys are strewn about, batteries need to be replaced, and many of the things that your kids dreamt about opening on Christmas morning have lost their luster. Sound familiar? You aren’t alone. As we like to call...

A raft enters Pure Screaming Hell, the last major whitewater rapid on the Lower Gauley River in West Virginia.

Best of Lower Gauley 2018

The Lower Gauley River was full of big water, fun waves, and memories to last a lifetime this season. We had so much fun that we’re still reliving all those amazing moments. Check out our favorite photos from the Lower Gauley 2018 and reminisce with...

Watching whitewater rafters descend the waterfall at Sweets on the Upper Gauley River in West Virginia.

Best Upper Gauley 2018 Photos

Gauley Season-perhaps the most anticipated time of year for whitewater enthusiasts. The Upper Gauley River encompasses pulse-pounding whitewater, incredible scenery, and the most fun you can have in a wetsuit for six weeks every fall. We’re sad that our 2018 season is over, but we are...

Crusty the Clown at Nightmare in the Gorge haunted house at ACE Adventure Resort in Oak Hill, WV.

Monsters of Nightmares: The Rehmeyer Family

Nightmare in the Gorge at ACE Adventure Resort is the scariest haunted attraction in southern West Virginia. Get ready to explore over a half mile of terror twisting and turning through the 6,000 square feet inside the Warehouse of Terror and climb down into the...

Giant inflatable toys float on ACE lake in Wonderland Waterpark at ACE Adventure Resort in West Virginia.

5 Things You Need for ACE’s Waterpark

It’s getting hot outside and with summer finally coming to the West Virginia Mountains we’re looking forward to those days under the southern sun! Our ​Wonderland Waterpark at ACE​ is about to open up for the season, and you’re going to want to spend your...

A large growler gets filled in the taproom at Bridge Brew Works.

Bridge Brew Works

West Virginia Goes Belgian Belgian-style beers made in West Virginia? Difficult to imagine, perhaps, but it’s really no joke.  Bridge Brew Works creates a variety of year-round and seasonal offerings right here in Fayetteville.  The local brewmasters set out to create a variety of beers with...

The Quality Inn New River Gorge viewed from the outdoor pool.

Quality Inn New River Gorge

Our friends at Quality Inn New River Gorge provide lodging at the perfect location between ACE, the Gauley River, and Summersville Lake, within walking distance of historic downtown Fayetteville. It’s long been a favorite of Route 60 scenic travelers. If you’re looking for lodging on...

A can of Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company Wild Trail Ale sits atop a bridge railing overlooking the river.

Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company

Part of the mission of Greenbrier Valley Brewing Company is to partner with local and regional retailers to strengthen our local community and economy.  Our pride for West Virginia is boundless. We walk this talk by naming all our beers after West Virginia legends and...

A snowboarder carves through powder toward Shaver's Lake at Snowshoe Mountain in West Virginia.

Snowshoe Mountain

Back Country Fun in Our Back Yard Snowshoe Mountain holds a special place in our hearts, as many of our ACE family go there to work and play for the ski season once whitewater season ends. High up in the Allegheny Mountains and surrounded by the...

A couple poses together with Winner! signs after successfully completing the room at Epic Escape Game New River Gorge.

Epic Escape Game New River Gorge

Find the clues. Solve the Puzzle. Escape the Room! You and your team are locked in a room.  The clock is ticking, and you have minutes to escape. Epic Escape Game New River Gorge launched in downtown Fayetteville in 2016, and it’s one of the most...

A bowler throws a bowling ball down the lane, and a group of raft guides from the guide league celebrate their win at Pinheads in Oak Hill, W.V.

Pinheads Bowling

So you’ve planned an epic ACE vacation. You’ll travel all around the New River Gorge area by raft, by zip, and by blue bus. Trips go out rain or shine--we even raft in the snow! If it happens to rain on the Gorge, we’ve got...