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NROCKS Outdoor Adventures

141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
+1 877-435-4842
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Amazing getaway & adventure!

My husband and I pulled a last minute getaway for our anniversary. We stayed in one of the bunk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brittany J
Group Top Rope Climb was excellent

We had a group of 10 - 3 families looking for a good climbing experience. The folks at Nrocks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bethesdatraveler1
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Bethesda, Maryland
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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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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock climbing” (28 reviews)
“canopy tour” (20 reviews)
“fear of heights” (15 reviews)
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141 Nelson Gap Road, Circleville, WV 26804
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+1 877-435-4842
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I pulled a last minute getaway for our anniversary. We stayed in one of the bunk cabins (pet friendly!) for two nights and did the Via Ferrata. The entire experience was amazing! The Via Ferrata was more challenging than we expected, but...More

Thank Brittany J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of 10 - 3 families looking for a good climbing experience. The folks at Nrocks were very helpful and showed us a great time. Absolutely gorgeous place. Highly recommend this operator as they have hiking and other activities at their property,...More

Thank Bethesdatraveler1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whoa! It was so fun and scary! Avid hiker of mtns but never experienced this type of activity requiring some different muscle memory! Chandler and James were friendly and patient as it took a little bit of time to get acclimated. What a sense of...More

Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible experience, an adventure of a lifetime. The views are spectacular, the staff super friendly and experience. Garret managed our group like a pro. It challenges you but is not unmanageable, even if you’re not a fan of heights. It’s mountain climbing without...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing experience with great guides. The cliffs and bridge were awesome and I would highly recommend to any adventure seekers. We made the drive from Philly specifically for this and were not disappointed!

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Our experience was wonderful and the more I think about it, the happier I am. Cat and Kat were our guides and provided just the right amount of patience, encouragement and anxiety-busting jokes. Their guidance made us feel safe the entire day. The equipment and...More

Thank posey914
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

The NROCKS Via Ferrata was an amazing climbing experience. All the fun of climbing with the security of a harness, helmet, double carabiner, and metal rungs. Absolutely LOVED it and plan to return to climb during the different seasons so I can see the change...More

Thank Caroline M
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Climbing the via ferratta is hands down one of my favorite experiences. Photos and words cannot describe how enchantingly beautiful the views are, and how incredibly accomplished you feel. The course is challenging and fun, the guides are great, and if you go on a...More

Thank Lee-Ann G
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Three years ago I found Via Feratta on Pinterest and my best friend and I put it on our "To-Do" List. This year we decided to check it off the list and go to Nelson Rocks for my friends birthday. Mother Nature, however had other...More

Thank Monica A
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

This wasn't even on my Bucket list or ever crossed my mind of things to do, due to fear of heights. But Thanks to My husband and sister, I can add it and check it off now. Lee is a great guide, gave good instructions,...More

Thank Tgft2015
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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
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savvyc
26 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
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Jennifer U
11 August 2015|
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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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