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Singing in the Rain

Singing in the Rain

| May 9, 2015

You haven’t lived until you’ve hiked in the rain.

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How To Build an Adventurer

How To Build an Adventurer

| March 6, 2015

A replay of a worthwhile article on getting kids outdoors to learn to do the things we love to do.

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The Moans and Shrieks of Semi-Frozen Trainees And Other Stories

The Moans and Shrieks of Semi-Frozen Trainees And Other Stories

| February 4, 2015

Guide one day and you’ve got a story to tell. Read on for guide tales from the river, trail, zipline, and fishing boat.

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Catching Things That Fall: Bridge Day River Rescue

Catching Things That Fall: Bridge Day River Rescue

| October 17, 2014

What’s it like to be on the Bridge Day River Rescue Team, braving cold water and Snapple bombs all day? Read here to find out.

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Look Down: New River Gorge Bridge Day 2014

Look Down: New River Gorge Bridge Day 2014

| October 13, 2014

The Day of the Bridge approaches. Here’s where to go and what to look for when you get there.

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One Trout Night

One Trout Night

| September 29, 2014

“We had 24 hours.” Blitz camping with the kids along the Cranberry River, Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia

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The Arrow Hits the Mark

The Arrow Hits the Mark

| August 21, 2014

Beginner to advanced mountain bikers find their zone on the Arrowhead Trails in New River Gorge, West Virginia

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Three Authors, Three Picks: River, Rock, Trail

Three Authors, Three Picks: River, Rock, Trail

Three New River Gorge area authors pick their favorite routes, runs, and trails in the NRG

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Letting Go

Letting Go

| August 15, 2014

A New River Gorge parent writes about backing off and letting your teens find themselves

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Digging Deep

Digging Deep

| May 24, 2014

How do you prepare your kids to step up to life’s challenges? Let nature help.

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Where to Find Them

| May 15, 2014

A map of New River Gorge area businesses

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Wanderer

Wanderer

| May 7, 2014

There are those who hike trails and those who get kinda lost for a while.

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Thurmond to Cunard All Over Again

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

1st day of June: Thurmond to Cunard.
3 former raft guides, 3 young cousins.

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A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

| December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

A rainy Christmas can have an upside. Especially when you throw in a misty, green hike among the rhodos, and a surprise at the end.

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Wild and Wintery

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Just because the temperature drops doesn’t mean that your adventure level has to follow. Sure, there’s skiing. There are also many more activities to keep your adrenaline pumping in and around the New River Gorge throughout the colder months.

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