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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures

141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
+1 877-435-4842
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Got Married Here!

I started my climbing career here September, 2006 and started my new life here September 2017. I've... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Blaise F
Great Climbing Experience

My friends got married on the cliffs there this weekend. The guides were really great the course... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures, formerly known as the Nelson Rocks Outdoor Center, is a privately-owned adventure destination that encompasses 145 mountainous acres, including the two Tuscarora Quartzite fins of Nelson Rocks. Located in the beautiful North Fork Valley of Pendleton County, West Virginia, NROCKS is home to a Via Ferrata, The North Fork Valley Canopy Tour, and incredible guided rock climbing trips. Come visit and experience an adventure of a lifetime!
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“canopy tour” (19 reviews)
141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
+1 877-435-4842
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I started my climbing career here September, 2006 and started my new life here September 2017. I've been here numerous times and took my now wife here for our first outdoor climbing adventure. Naturally it's a beautiful spot so we decided to get married on...More

Thank Blaise F
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends got married on the cliffs there this weekend. The guides were really great the course was amazing.

Thank pittsburgh137
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent camping trip to Virginia and West Virginia, I visited NROCKS Outdoor Adventures, and completed a personal challenge to climb the Via Ferrata. My experience was nothing short of amazing. I was the only person in the group with no prior climbing experience,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and family friends went to NROCKS over Labor Day Weekend and participated in every activity they had: The Via Ferrata, top roping, and canopy tour. My favorite activity was the Via Ferrata, a rock climbing adventure with large staples in the rock for...More

2  Thank kap322
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of about 20 of us climbed the Via Ferrata and also traversed the suspension walkway linking the two steep ridges. The climb was very professionally run (we had three guides) and the equipment provided to us included harnesses, helmets and instruction. The climb...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited August 2017 and both my wife Calley and myself were so impressed with everything fromy start to finish. The views were breathtaking, the physical challenge was just enough, and we felt so comfortable and excited up on the rocks. Our guides Jared and...More

1  Thank Ben C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our entire family (ages 18 to 56) loved this experience. Via Ferrata's are relatively rare outside of Europe, and the hike was an incredible way to scale the West Virginian cliffs. Unlike traditional climbing, the Via Ferrata challenges you while providing very clear foot and...More

1  Thank ariananatalia
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I have some experience climbing indoor rock walls, which helped during my climb, but probably is not necessary for this climb. Unlike indoor climbing, the views on this climb are truly spectacular, breathtaking, and well-worth the effort. Definitely a great first outdoor climbing experience. *Warning*...More

Thank dhildenb
Reviewed 1 August 2017

In our group I was limited to only one arm from an accident the previous day and was still able to do all the lines. I was not limited in any way and I would definitely recommend this outdoor adventure company to anyone willing to...More

1  Thank smokeyzeepest
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The Via faretta trail was challenging, yet completely worth it. A group of 4 of us completed this trail, and although it rain a solid 90% of our trip, it was still totally worth it. It's safe, and the guides are extremely helpful. Our guide...More

Thank Tess M
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Maulin S
17 August 2016|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
As others mentioned there was a wide rage of people on the trip I was on both in age and fitness. As long as you are in decent hiking shape this should not be very challenging for you to do. Also the pace is not fast since... More
25 November 2015|
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Response from NROCKS | Property representative |
Hello SavvyC, Thanks for reaching out and asking us about our weather policy. We climb the Via Ferrata in light rain. If consistent medium to heavy rain is expected we typically do not climb. In addition, if we're... More
Jennifer U
10 August 2015|
Response from NROCKS | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, A smaller camera will be more practical to click away with while you climb, however if you are prepared to wear a backpack there are definitely a couple of places you can pull out your DSLR for some fantastic... More