I hope you and your family are safe and well. We understand these are unique times and you are facing difficult decisions every day about your daily and weekly routines.
Active Southern West Virginia has decided to limit personal contact through the month of June to focus on continuing to bring you online resources. Bare with us, we are in the background preparing in-person programs to deliver the social supports greatly needed to recover from the medical, economic, and emotional toll this has taken on our communities.
Use the month of June to invite your immediate friends and family to be active with you. Extend the invitation to meet online, over the phone, and distanced in your neighborhoods. Having companionship in healthy behaviors will make you more successful in reaching your goals.
Wait, you need a goal? Explore below all the ways you can safely be active with your friends and family right now!
Stay safe and active,
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Youth Stand Up Paddle Boarding Series
August 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
One event on August 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 11, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on August 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm
One event on September 22, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on September 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm
Come build your skills in preparation for the Youth Stand Up Paddle Board Race on September 22nd! Stand Up Paddle-boarding (SUP) is a great way to experience the park and get exercise! We’ll provide the instruction and the equipment, just come ready to learn and possibly get wet!
Location and time:
August 8th at 6pm: Dun Glen Boat Launch
August 11th at 6pm: Camp Brookside
August 22nd at 6pm: Dun Glen Boat Launch
September 22nd at 12pm: Youth SUP Race, Fayette Station
***Reservations required!*** Please reserve your spot by calling 304-894-2129 or emailing [email protected]
Get Active in the Park activities are perfect for grand-families, groups with multiple interests, and individuals. All are welcome!
Youth are encouraged to attend but must be accompanied by a guardian and the adult must stay on site during the activity.
About Get Active in the Park:
Get Active in the Park is an innovative partnership between the National Park Service and Active Southern West Virginia. Trained Community Captains deliver free, beginner-level instructional programs to the New River Gorge region. Get Active in the Park empowers our community to see outdoor spaces as a place for health and wellness to take place. This project was made possible by a funding award from the National Park Service and Outdoor Foundation. g
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