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New River Climbing School

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Dec 8, 2018
“Great lesson!”
Sep 3, 2018
“Great Clmbing Refresher With Caring Instructor”
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New River Gorge, Fayetteville, WV 25840
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Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

I’ve climbed a fair bit in climbing gyms, but wanted a guided lesson for outdoor climbing. I got exactly what I needed from David! He walked me through everything I was unfamiliar with, took me on some great climbs and reinforced good habits. He also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

I had not been technical rock climbing in over 2 decades, but was in the New River area, and chose NRCS. Dave quickly got me re-oriented. Top rope belaying seemed awkward but leader belaying seemed better. Looking for holds for feet and hands seemed natural....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Took my 16 year old son who participates on an indoor climbing team. Dave hiked us into a very special place that was perfect for both me (little experience) and my son. Dave is very knowledgeable of the area, about climbing, and pays get attention...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 2017

I booked this on a trip with my son that I homeschool, we came to Fayetteville to mountain bike and we loved this too. We both had climbed indoors only and this was our first outdoor experience. Our guide was David and he was great,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 27, 2016

My teenage son is a climber and spent a day climbing with Dave. He had a great time and learned a lot about the area. David was an excellent guide and I would highly recommend him for all levels of climbers

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

We had such a great experience with Dave. He was a great instructor and made the climbing (almost) seem easy! He did very well with our two crazy kids and even had our very small 7 year old gymnast becoming an expert rock climber! We...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Marni T
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

I booked this via groupon and texted and called the owner of the company. I had a whitewater trip with two nights of camping scheduled one weekend and called New River Climbing School for a reservation; they were booked!!! Oh no! I feared I'd never...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed May 14, 2014

Our class went on a trip to climb some rocks with instructors from New River Climbing School. Everyone was very freindly and they only let you climb in a very safe enviroment. I had alot of fun and everyone that went on the trip really...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed May 14, 2014

I took my students on a climbing with the New River Climbing School and it was a really great experience. The guides were all very friendly, kind, and professional. Everyone seemed to feel safe in their hands! I really liked that the guides didn't just...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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