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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures

141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
+1 877-435-4842
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I've done most adrenaline sports, and this is up there with the best of them.

Skydiving over the great barrier reef, catching snakes and crocodiles in the amazon, paragliding... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Middlesex, New Jersey, United States
Awesome Top Roping!

Many reviews are about the Via Ferrata so wanted to add on about our Top Roping experience. We did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vienna, Virginia
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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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“rock climbing” (26 reviews)
“canopy tour” (20 reviews)
“fear of heights” (13 reviews)
141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
+1 877-435-4842
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Skydiving over the great barrier reef, catching snakes and crocodiles in the amazon, paragliding, hang gliding, driving racecars and motorcycles, wing walking, this was up there with all of them. It was amazing. It is 40% physical and 60% mental and 100% fun. I'm making...More

Thank BryanDuggan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many reviews are about the Via Ferrata so wanted to add on about our Top Roping experience. We did a half day trip with our 3 kids, all who have experience indoors climbing. This was first time outside climbing for 3 of us. Site was...More

Thank susanshopping
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were both a bit nervous at first, but quickly got the hang of climbing along the rungs and cables. Great views, and a real sense of achievement to complete the climb. Our guide was terrific, and we felt safe (albeit challenged!)...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took an outing club group here and had an amazing time. The guides Jeff and Tom were hilarious and also very, very supportive. We went with a group of 10 and it took us a little over 3 hours to do the entire climb....More

Thank emshabem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent the weekend @ NRocks with my daughter. Did the Via Ferrata on Saturday and Top Rope Climbing on Sunday and spent the night in one of the guest rooms above the office/lounge. The Via Ferrata is a MUST DO for any adventure seeker....More

Thank Edward F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to do the Via Ferrata tour. Our guide was outstanding and the trip was better than I had imagined. I have hiked the trail to the top of Seneca Rocks many times but, this trip took the rock climbing experience to another level....More

Thank JukeJointJimmy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time at a rock climbing experience and it was awesome. Crossing the swinging bridge was super cool! Our guide, Bret, was great and made our adventure perfect. The via Ferrata adventure was so much fun. I definitely recommend NRocks (Nelson Rocks)...More

Thank WallyMinion
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 5 weeks ago

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

Thank pittsburgh137
Reviewed 5 weeks 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

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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

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