Beckley, WV
Thursday, November 23, 2017


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North Bend offers kayak, rappel, mtn.-bike courses June 10

Encouraging visitors to try new outdoor activities, rangers at North Bend State Park this weekend are offering introductory courses in kayaking, rappelling, mountain biking. Park...
North Bend Trail near Cornwallis, WV, Ritchie County, Heartland Region

North Bend cliffs host climbing adventures beginning in April

North Bend State Park is introducing adventurers to rock climbing and rappelling on cliffs overlooking the North Fork of the Hughes River as part of...
Young climber at New River Gorge, New River Gorge National River, Adventures on the Gorge

National Park Service to host climbing “listening session”

The National Park Service is inviting members of the public who have an interest in climbing in national parks in southern West Virginia to...
Ruin at Lower Kaymoor, WV, Fayette County, New River Gorge National River, New River Gorge Region

History of the New River Gorge important facet of rock climbing

The New River Gorge is one of the most popular single-pitch climbing destinations in the eastern United States. High quality sandstone and proximity to...