scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: Re: ACE ANNOUNCES A NEW PROGRAM - $ 59.00 SUNDAYS!
Robert Carswell Sr (robert@GFC.STATE.GA.US
Thu Aug 17 2000 - 07:29:25 CDT
this sounds great, but why sunday. Why not saturday. If we are out in the
world on sunday, where is our "Duty to God" at church?
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> Dear Scout Leader,
> ACE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE A NEW PROGRAM--- $59.00 SCOUTING SUNDAY!
> You can also win a free raft trip or a $200 Shopping Spree at one of ACE's
> stores in our new Monthly Contest!
> Ace is proud of our 20 year history of custom designing high adventure
> programs for Scouts. To celebrate this tradition and to honor the
> scouting programming, this season we are offering the biggest discount for
> rafting in a new program titled:
> "Scouting Sunday "
> Scouting Sunday is a huge discount for rafting on Sunday. Your group can
> raft the Lower New, the "Grand Canyon of the East", anytime this season
> through Oct 31, for only $59.00!!
> Here is how it works--your group starts out early on Sunday and rafts the
> Lowe New and returns for lunch at the ACE by 2pm, You'll have time to
> drive home Sunday Afternoon if you desire. That's right, the Lower New
> Raft Trip and lunch for only $59.00! Class III-IV whitewater, Industry
> Standard 9 person rafts, with a minimum age of 10. If you have younger
> groups, don't forget our Upper New full day trip in class II-III
> whitewater, perfect for ages 6-14 for only $39.00! or for older groups for
> only $49.00 Sunday -Friday.
> You can't use these discounts in conjunction with any other discount, but
> if you are planing to stay more than one day, check out the special
> discounts in our Scouting Newsletter located at:
> In the newsletter you will find information about ACE lodging, and
> programs in whitewater, climbing, horsemanship, cycling, first aid,
> orienteering, backpacking, camping, canoeing and many more. You will also
> find many multi-day and overnight packages greatly discounted for your
> scout group.
> Now ACE also has a monthly contest where you can win a free rafting trip
> or a $200.00 shopping spree at one of ACE's two outfitting stores or the
> on-line store. To enter the contest please go to:
> http://www.acerat.com/scout.htm and click on the link above the moving
> As a scouting leader, we know you're always looking for a great new place
> to take your youth groups.. The ACE Adventure Center, located immediately
> adjacent to the spectacular New River Gorge National Park, is the perfect
> setting for wholesome outdoor adventure. Your scouts will enter a magical
> world of mountains, streams, cliffs and trails, as well as the country's
> finest whitewater rafting. All our adventures, such as rafting, climbing,
> kayaking, mountain biking, and even horseback riding are located right
> here on the grounds. Once you're here, you never have to drive off in
> search of something to do.
> We're Closer than You Think
> We're based in southern West Virginia within a days drive of your troop!
> Our full-service, 1400-acre Adventure Center is located adjacent to the
> New River Gorge National Park, home of the East's finest whitewater
> rafting and known as the Grand Canyon of the East.
> Great Variety of Outdoor Adventures.
> The 1000-foot deep New River Gorge is also famous for outstanding rock
> climbing, rappelling, mountain biking, kayaking, horseback riding and
> caving. Nearby are four National Protected Rivers, four State Parks, and
> our own private Adventure Center. At the Adventure Center, we have a
> separate camping area for Scouts, stocked fishing lakes, canoes,
> paddleboats and miles and miles of trails, perfect for hiking and mountain
> Safety is our Number 1 Priority
> ACE is licensed by the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources. Our
> Group activities, like whitewater rafting and rock climbing, are led by
> Professional Guides that are highly skilled and knowledgeable men and
> women. Merit badge planning and requirement fulfillment in many program
> areas is available. We host scout groups with your special needs in mind.
> Let ACE Custom-Design an Affordable High Adventure Program for You Our
> Adventure Center, with its extensive camping facilities, lakes and trails,
> is the perfect home base for your group to design its own activities. You
> can Mix and Match our guided adventures with your own activities and do
> it all in a hassle-free package that combines rugged outdoor programs
> with convenient facilities. We have a special camping area for scouts,
> bunkhouses, group tents on wooden decks and a full service lakeside Dining
> When you call us for information, our professional staff will be happy to
> help you custom design a mix of activities that will fit your goals and
> your budget! Check out all the discounts available at:
> http://www.aceraft.com/downloads/scout.pdf and check out the whole website
> at: http://www.aceraft.com
> Call 1-888-227-7238 and let's design a program of affordable and diverse
> high adventure program that will be the experience of a lifetime for your
> young people.
> Carlos Steward
> VP, ACE Adventure Center
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