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River Rafting Fundraiser
August 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Active Southern West Virginia staff invite you come paddle the New River on August 18th as a fun, active way to raise money for the many free programs offered by Active SWV. This trip is made possible by partnership with ACE Adventure Resort.
About the trip:
The river section will be from Cunard to Fayette Station on the Lower New River section. This section has 22 rapids ranging in difficult and length. The 1,000 ft gorge has magnificent views and the trip will go rain or shine.
This has a minimum age of 12 years old and requires participant participation. Rafters will be expected to help carry the raft down steps and across uneven terrain, paddle through whitewater rapids, be prepared to swim back to the raft if you happen to fall out. All safety orientation will be provided prior to the river trip and throughout the trip. Every raft will have a river guide with up to 8 participants and all rafts will travel together.
The check in time will be 9am and we should be finished by 4pm.
Reservations will be made with ACE Adventure Resort’s reservation office. Call this number 800.787.3982 and reference this reservation number 199218 with reservation name under Melanie Seiler. Payment does need to be made in advance on a first come, first serve basis. There are no refunds if you unable to attend. The donation cost is $92 per person.
Additional information will be added on what to wear and added trip values will be updated on the Facebook event page.
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