Rangers-In-Training Outdoor Adventures
Contact: Robin Snyder, 304-640-0724
Glen Jean, WV, April 12, 2013 - Have you ever wanted to go whitewater rafting, rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and more in the gorge? Join National Park Service rangers to participate in a series of fun and educational adventures at New River Gorge National River this summer.
*The Rangers in Training program is a free program. You must submit an application for selection.
*Students will need to have transportation to and from a designated high school in their county.
*Free transportation from the high school to the adventure site will be provided as well as lunch each day.
*Teens selected are required to have an emergency contact form and signed safety release form(s) before attending the day-trips.
Did You Know?
Lilly, a small community on the Bluestone River, was removed due to construction of the Bluestone Dam in 1949. Remains from 149 graves were exhumed and relocated. Remnants of the foundations of a church, school, and homes can be seen at the former townsite.