Our Biggest Sale of the Year! Lower New, Upper Gauley, Lower Gauley You read that right! Raft any day, except for Saturdays in October and you only pay $99! Lower New River Whitewater Rafting This is our most popular trip and a favorite among everyone from first time rafters to whitewater enthusiasts.Lower New River Whitewater […]
Adventures on the Gorge: How and when did you become an aerial adventure guide? Sara Brubaker: I started out in the retail store here at Adventures in 2014. I quickly realized I wanted to be an aerial guide, so I trained. I thought I would only work a season or two, but it turns out […]
“Why aren’t we flying? Because getting there is half the fun. You Know that.” – Clark Griswold As we as a society navigate a new era of travel, one thing is certain, most Americans are finding a renowned love and passion for the classic all American road trip vacation. And if there are two things […]
Sam Grake – Whitewater Raft Guide – Gauley and New Rivers, Whitewater Kayak Guide Adventures on the Gorge: How and when did you fall in love with white water rafting? How and when did you become a guide? Sam Grake: Every year I fall more in love with whitewater rafting. But it all started in […]
Ever wonder why the cabin you stayed in has a unique name? Our cabins all have a story behind their names rich in history and West Virginia heritage. Cabins on the Gorge Pillow Rock The name was mainly due to the pillowing off the Room-of-Doom house rock, the downriver pillow rock is just a bonus. […]
Bubba Smith – Adventures on the Gorge 2019 Aerial Guide of the Year Adventures on the Gorge: How and when did you become an aerial adventure guide? Bubba Smith: I became an aerial guide when I was 18 because I fell in love with the outdoor industry. AOTG: What is your favorite part of your […]
Mary Arritt – Adventures on the Gorge Aerial Guide Adventures on the Gorge: How and when did you become an aerial adventure guide? Mary Arritt: I became an aerial guide in 2011. I saw an ad in the newspaper and applied. Bud Frantz hired me and the rest is history. AOTG: What is your favorite […]
NEW: Overnight Double Lower New Whitewater Rafting Trip! (Riverside Camping) – Double the Adventure, Double the Fun!
Get ready for a two-day adventure-packed experience whitewater rafting the Lower New River – twice! The Lower New River Whitewater Rafting trip is a favorite among everyone from first time rafters learning the basics to expert whitewater enthusiasts. This trip features two days of rafting the New River’s largest rapids in the heart of the […]
National New River Located in the heart of West Virginia in the newest National Park and Preserve, the ironically named New River is one of the oldest rivers in the world. The Lower New River, which flows south to north and passes through New River Gorge – the “Grand Canyon of the East” – is […]
With Summer right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to plan a mid week getaway to get outside and reconnect with nature, making memories that will last a lifetime. In Wild and Wonderful West Virginia, perched on the rim of the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Adventures on the Gorge offers a […]
Mogul Mike Hunn – Adventures on the Gorge 2020 Raft Guide of the Year Adventures on the Gorge: How and when did you fall in love with white water rafting? ‘Mogul’ Mike Hunn: My parents took me rafting in 1984, after my freshmen year at college. We did the New River. Had a blast. Water […]
Gauley Season, taking place in September and October, draws whitewater enthusiasts from across the globe. Over the course of six weeks, water levels ideal for rafting are released from Summersville Lake to provide thrilling whitewater opportunities on a set release schedule.