Day and Weekend Trips
Single-day trips include tours of local outdoor areas. Skills and safety instruction are an integral part of every trip so that participants can reduce the risks of the activity, participate actively in the trip, and go on their own trips in the future.
Cheat River WhitewaterApril 9, 23 | 8 AM - 5:00 PM Did you know Morgantown has world class whitewater right on its doorstep? Join Adventure WV for a professionally guided trip down the Cheat Narrows. Witness beautiful scenery in the canyon while you paddle through over 10 miles of fun and exciting whitewater. This program includes transportation, lunch, equipment, and professional guiding services of Cheat River Outfitters.
Climbing at Rocky Gap State ParkApril 16 | 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Come rock climbing with us in Rocky Gap State Park! Just East of Cumberland
Maryland, this state park is a new and exciting climbing location for you to
experience. As our staff set up the climbing site, we’ll also explore the park
a bit by hiking alongside Lake Habeeb, the clearest lake in Maryland!
Aerial Adventures: Zip Canopy TourApril 3, April 10, April 24, May 1
Get an aerial view of the University Forest! The WVU Zip-Line Canopy Tour is
comprised of 4 zip-lines, 7 tree-based platforms, an aerial bridge, an aerial
ladder and a rappel station to exit the course. Zip lengths range from the
201’ starting zip, to the 1000’ zip at the conclusion of the course. Max speeds
can reach roughly 35 mph. Participants will rappel 45’ from the final platform
to the ground. After exiting the course, participants will hike from the base
of the final tree back to the equipment shed on an interpretive nature trail
(approximately 10 mins on a moderate trail).
Low physical difficulty; beginner skill level. Program does enforce a 250lbs. weight limit. This program includes transportation.
Cost: $32Online Registration
Seven Springs Ski Shuttle
Wednesdays, January 26, February 9, February 23
This winter join Adventure WV as we head to Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Pennsylvania for our weekly ski shuttle series. Seven Springs has some of the best skiing and snowboarding conditions in the southeast. In addition to a wide variety of beginner and intermediate level trails, Seven Springs also boasts an Olympic length halfpipe, five terrain parks, and some of the best snow in the area. This program is for all ability levels and if you’re a student that doesn’t have a car but wants to get out to the resorts, this program is for you!Cost: $50.00
With Ski Rental: $62.50
With Snowboard Rental: $62.50
Wisp Resort Ski Shuttle
Thursdays, January 20, February 3, February 17, March 3
This winter join Adventure WV as we head to Wisp Resort in Maryland for our weekly shuttle series. Wisp Resort has a wide variety of ski and snowboard trails and with one of the best snowmaking operations in the country there’s always bound to be snow. This program is for all ability levels and if you’re a student that doesn’t have a car but wants to get out to the resorts, this program is for you!
Adventure offers two different prices, one without rentals and another that includes rentals. Both prices include transportation and evening lift tickets to Wisp Resort.Cost: $45.00
With Ski Rental: $57.00
With Snowboard Rental: $56.00
Hiking at the New River Gorge
Sunday, March 6 | 7:30am - 7:45pm
Come join us and explore the New River Gorge area! In the morning we’ll do a short 3-mile hike to the Long Point Overlook. Afterwards, we’ll grab lunch to go from a local Fayetteville restaurant before embarking on a second hike underneath the New River Gorge Bridge.Cost: $30.00
Exploring the Landscapes of Ohiopyle
Saturday, April 2 | 9:30am - 7:45pm
Come join us and explore the Ohiopyle area! In the morning we’ll do a brief 2-mile hike around the Ferncliff Peninsula. Afterwards, we’ll grab lunch to go from a local Ohiopyle restaurant and eat at Cucumber Falls before embarking on a second hike to the Baughman Rock Overlook.Cost: $30.00
Dolly Sods Backpacking
March 5, 6, 26, 27 | 9:30am - 7:45pm
The breathtaking and world famous Dolly Sods is the location for this weekend’s getaway backpacking trip. Join our experienced Adventure WV staff on a two-day, one-night excursion to West Virginia’s best loved backpacking area. Adventure WV will provide you with all the equipment you need and will plan a delicious and filling menu to keep you full and content on trail and sleeping under the starsCost: $75.00
Cross Country Ski and Snowshoeing
February 6 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing is the best kept secret in winter sports. Aesthetic and accessible for most nature lovers, the opportunity to get out in the winter landscape while appreciating the aerobic movement on snow is an experience that everyone should try. We’ll provide xc skis and/or snowshoes and basic instruction. Location is dependent on snow levels but we’ll be sure to introduce you to some great wild places!Cost: $26.00