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North America's Largest Adventure Resort!

As implied by Travel Channel's feature on "Extreme Resorts," ACE Adventure Resort offers a completely different breed of vacation. Situated on the banks of New River Gorge and Gauley River in 1,500 acres of West Virginia wilderness, ACE is the largest outdoor resort in North America. With wide-ranging attractions like whitewater rafting, rock climbing, zip-lining tours, and even a mud obstacle course, you can discover the expansiveness of the wilderness while also enjoying your favorite outdoor activities. A perfect destination for families, friends, and colleagues, ACE Adventure Resort truly offers an thrilling getaway unlike any other. Bring your sense of adventure and experience all that ACE has to offer!

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New years at ACE Adventure Resort. This is the perfect alternative to a typical holiday get together. Take your family or group of friends to ACE Adventure Resort for a memorable Memorial Day Weekend or a Christmas you'll never forget! Go rock and rope climbing, or hiking and mountain biking! You won't regret taking a different approach to your holiday this year.
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  • 78 units
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  • Oak Hill
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  • N/A
General
  • Bicycles
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Volleyball Court(s)
  • Waterpark
  • Cable TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Full Kitchen
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Picnic Tables
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  • Rock Climbing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Paintball
  • Photography
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Team Tournaments
  • ATV/Fourwheeling
  • Beach
  • Beach Volleyball Court(s)
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Outdoor Grill(s)
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Whitewater Rafting
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FALL UPPER GAULEY FULL DAY WHITEWATER RAFTING TRIP WITH MEALS

CODE: FUGP

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FACTS

DURATION: 1 DAY

 

MIN AGE: 15 YRS

 

MEALS(S): BREAKFAST, RIVERSIDE LUNCH AND DINNER

 

DISTANCE: 8-13 MILES

 

SECTION: UPPER GAULEY RIVER

 

RIVER: GAULEY RIVER

 

RATING: CLASS I-V+

 

ADVENTURE: WHITEWATER RAFTING

 

SEASON: MAY - OCTOBER

 

DESCRIPTION

Experience the Upper Gauley River, and we’ll take care of the cooking. With this package, you’ll get breakfast at our Lakeside Eatery before you head out for your full day on the Upper Gauley. After you’ve conquered the class Vs on the Upper Gauley, you’ll be treated to a hot grilled riverside lunch prepared for you by your guides. Once you’re back at ACE in the evening, you’ll be served up dinner at the Lakeside Eatery. It’s all the fun-without the grocery shopping!

 

MORE DETAILS

 

Experience a world-class section of Class III-V+ Gauley whitewater rafting

Breakfast and Dinner at the Lakeside Eatery.

A 14-foot waterfall. Seriously.

Gauley guides who have all the river skills, knowledge and passion for big waves

Trip Length: 12 miles (All day)

Riverside lunch at Sweet’s Falls – ACE’s private lunch site (new menu and vegetarian options available if notified at time of booking)

Season: weekends September 8, 2017 – October 22, 2017

TRIP PHOTOS AND VIDEO

Waterproof cameras/GoPros are allowed on ACE rafting trips.

Whitewater Photography will take photos along the way for purchase after the trip in the Outfitter store at ACE.

Most trips have a trip video, but it is not guaranteed your trip will be shot unless you pre-pay.

Deal Expires

April 2, 2021

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Fall Lower Gauley Full Day Whitewater Rafting Trips with Meals

This fall, get the most out of your Lower Gauley trip by letting ACE handle all your meals. You’ll get to experience a full day rafting on the Lower Gauley, with breakfast provided for you on base before your trip, a riverside lunch prepared for you by your guides during your trip, and dinner back at ACE after your epic adventure. The Lower Gauley is considered to be one of our most incredibly beautiful stretches of whitewater, witch fun rapids that are great for first-time rafters and those with experience as well.

 

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Experience the incredible scenery on the Lower Gauley, with class III-V rapids

Lunch on the river

Gauley guides who have all the river skills, knowledge and passion for big waves

Trip Length: 12 miles (All day)

Breakfast before your trip

Dinner after your trip

TRIP PHOTOS AND VIDEO

Waterproof cameras/GoPros are allowed on ACE rafting trips.

Whitewater Photography will take photos along the way for purchase after the trip in the Outfitter store at ACE.

Most trips have a trip video, but it is not guaranteed your trip will be shot unless you pre-pay.

Deal Expires

April 2, 2021

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2 DAY, BRIDGE DAY LOWER NEW RAFTING + UPPER GAULEY RAFTING WITH MEALS

SATURDAY OCT. 19TH & SUNDAY, OCT. 20TH ONLY!: BRIDGED

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FACTS

DURATION: 2 DAYS

 

MIN AGE: 15

 

MEALS(S): YES

 

DISTANCE: 8 MILES DAY 1, 12 MILES DAY 2

 

SECTION: LOWER NEW AND UPPER OR LOWER GAULEY

 

RIVER: NEW RIVER + GAULEY RIVER

 

RATING: CLASS I-V+

 

ADVENTURE: WHITEWATER RAFTING + BRIDGE DAY!

 

SEASON: FALL GAULEY

 

DESCRIPTION

So you want to experience Bridge Day and watch BASE jumpers leap from the New River Gorge Bridge then parachute to the river bank below – AND – you love whitewater rafting? Have we got a deal for you! Raft the New River on Bridge Day (Saturday), raft the Upper Gauley the next day (Sunday) and we’ll add in 2 breakfast buffets, 2 riverside lunches, and dinner Saturday night!

 

On festival day you’ll get to paddle the incredible Lower New River Gorge and end your trip below the famous, 976′ tall New River Gorge Bridge where you just might see BASE jumpers flying through space.

 

The next day you’ll have your own peak adrenaline experience paddling the world-famous Upper Gauley River! Both days include a complimentary riverside lunch and a WHOLE TON of whitewater fun! Come do Bridge Day the river way. It’s more fun, trust us.

 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

 

Saturday, October 19th: View BASE jumpers after rafting the Lower New River Gorge

– Breakfast Buffet

– COMPLIMENTARY Lunch on the river

– Full Day Lower New River Gorge Rafting Trip

– Dinner at ACE’s Lost Paddle Lakeside Eatery

 

Sunday, October 20th: Raft The Upper Upper Gauley River!

– COMPLIMENTARY Lunch on the river.

– Full Day Upper Gauley River Rafting Trip

Deal Expires

October 20, 2020

Travel Dates
  • October 19, 2020 to October 20, 2020
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2 DAY, BRIDGE DAY LOWER NEW RAFTING + LOWER GAULEY RAFTING WITH MEALS

If you’re ready to paddle the Lower New River Gorge, and the Lower Gauley River… but not quite ready (or not quite old enough) for the mighty Upper Gauley then this package is how you should experience Bridge Day to its fullest!

 

Here’s the deal! Raft the Lower New River on Bridge Day (Saturday), raft the Lower Gauley the next day (Sunday) and we’ll add in 2 breakfast buffets, 2 riverside lunches, and dinner Saturday night!

 

On festival day you’ll get to raft the scenic Lower New River Gorge and end your trip below the famous, 976′ tall New River Gorge Bridge where you just might see BASE jumpers flying through space.

 

The next day you’ll have a truly scenic wilderness adventure running the rollercoaster waves of the Lower Gauley River! Both days include a complimentary riverside lunch and a WHOLE TON of whitewater fun! Come do Bridge Day the river way. It’s more fun, trust us.

 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

 

Saturday, October 19th: View BASE jumpers after rafting the Lower New River Gorge

– Breakfast Buffet

– COMPLIMENTARY Lunch on the river

– Full Day Lower New River Gorge Rafting Trip

– Dinner at ACE’s Lost Paddle Lakeside Eatery

 

Sunday, October 20th: Raft The Lower Gauley River!

– Breakfast Buffet

– COMPLIMENTARY Lunch on the river

– Full Day Lower Gauley River Rafting Trip

Travel Dates
  • October 19, 2020 to October 20, 2020
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BRIDGE DAY LOWER NEW RIVER GORGE RAFTING + DINNER

Bridge Day is West Virginia’s largest and best-known festival. It’s most well known for the one day each year that BASE jumpers can leap from the nearly 1k’ tall New River Gorge Bridge and glide to the river bank below. The best seat for this event? Well, it’s in a raft on the Lower New River Gorge of course!

 

Here’s the deal… Raft the Lower New River on Bridge Day (Saturday), and then join us for dinner Saturday night!

 

On festival day you’ll get to raft the scenic Lower New River Gorge and end your trip below the famous, 976′ tall New River Gorge Bridge where you just might see BASE jumpers flying through space.

 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

 

Saturday, October 19th: View BASE jumpers after rafting the Lower New River Gorge

– COMPLIMENTARY Lunch on the river.

– Full Day Lower New River Gorge Rafting Trip

– Dinner at ACE’s Lost Paddle Lakeside Eatery.

Deal Expires

October 20, 2020

Travel Dates
  • October 19, 2020 to October 20, 2020
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FALL FINALE, BRIDGE DAY DINNER + SUNDAY RAFTING

Celebrate Bridge Day on your own schedule and then join us back at ACE Adventure Resort for live music and dinner! Included in this package is dinner at our Lakeside Eatery, where you’ll be served up dinner (and dessert, we won’t even judge you if you go for dessert first). Then, make sure you head over to the Lost Paddle for FREE live music, as we celebrate the end of our busy season with a bang!

 

Make sure you get some sleep though, because on Sunday…you’re going to go rafting. Select the challenging Upper Gauley River (our most challenging trip – min age 16), the scenic big wave Lower Gauley River (experienced rafters – min age 12) or the Lower New River Gorge (first-time rafters – min age 12).

 

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

 

Saturday, October 19th: View BASE jumpers after rafting the Lower New River Gorge on your own schedule and with your own transportation.

– Includes Dinner at ACE’s Lost Paddle Lakeside Eatery.

 

Sunday, October 20th: Chose to raft one of the 3 River sections below…

 

Upper Gauley River:  Min. Age 16, Class I-V Rapids

– Includes complimentary riverside lunch

 

Lower Gauley River:  Min. Age 12, Class I-IV Rapids

– Includes complimentary riverside lunch

 

Lower New River Gorge:  Min. Age 12, Class I-VI+ Rapids

– Includes complimentary riverside lunch

Deal Expires

October 20, 2020

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