New River Gorge Rock Climbing in West VirginiaThe 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 VirginiaWith 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.
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.
Half-Day New River Gorge Climbing Adventures
Option 1, 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.
Full-Day New River Gorge Climbing Adventures
Option 2, Lake Climbing Full Day Course: Spend a full day on Summersville Lake! Our pontoon boat serves as the base of operations, allowing guests to climb at otherwise inaccessible areas. This is a very unique experience!
A deli-style lunch is provided on both full-day trips. The half-day trip does not include lunch.
|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
|12||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||16||World||5 Full Days||$749.00+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.