New River Gorge Rock Climbing in West Virginia

The New River Gorge is famous for rock climbing and rappelling. Our guides show you the ropes—literally—so beginners and old hands alike can enjoy this thrilling activity.

Guided Rock Climbing along the New River Gorge, West Virginia

With over 2,500 unique rock climbing routes and expert AMGA-certified climbing guides, all skill levels are easily addressed so anyone can give this sport a try.


Half-Day New River Gorge Climbing Adventures

Our 2-3-hour-long half-day trip is the ideal way for beginners to experience rock climbing. Learn the basic techniques of both rock climbing and rappelling and experience the stunning scenery of Southern West Virginia.


Full-Day New River Gorge Climbing Adventures

Basic Full Day Course: This 1-day course teaches modern rope and equipment management while climbing some of the most classic routes in the New River Gorge. 



A
deli-style lunch is provided on full-day trips. The half-day trip does not include lunch. 

 

We Provide

  • Typical ratio is 4 guests per 1 guide
  • We provide climbing shoes, which are for climbing only. Clients will wear their own shoes while hiking and rappelling.
  • All Essential Gear, including helmets
  • Lunch on full-day trips
  • Transportation from our resort to the rock
 

You Bring


Trip/Activity Min. Age Rating Length Price  
Two Hour Rappel 8 Family 2 hours $59.00+tax Book Your Trip Now
Half Day Climb/Rappel 8 Family 3.5 hours $79.00+tax Book Your Trip Now
Full Day Climb/ Rappel
8 Adventure 6.5 - 7.5 hours $109.00+tax Book Your Trip Now
Learn to Climb: Toproping 12 World 6.5 - 7.5 hours $149.00+tax Call to Book
Learn to Climb: Traditional Leading 16 World 2 Full Days $249.00+tax Call to Book
Learn to Climb: Multi-Pitch 16 World 2 Full Days $249.00+tax Call to Book
Learn to Climb: Self Rescue 16 World 2 Full Days $249.00+tax Call to Book
AMGA Single-Pitch Instructor Certification 18 World 3 Full Days $525.00+tax Call to Book

Climbing areas are heavily regulated by the Park Service. Group sizes are limited in any given area, therefore large groups may need to be separated. Sorry, no spectators allowed.