Morgantown, Mordernmapart, Map Art,
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Modern Map Art - Morgantown

I've been getting some nice comments around the office of late about a cool new piece of wall art I have hanging.  It's a map of Morgantown (my home town), and it's stylized using WVU's Blue & Gold colors. It's nothing crazy, but it's unique,…
Underwater Eclipse, Squirt Boating, Elcipse, The Alley, West Virginia, Jim Snyder
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Underwater Eclipse

A different perspective on the Great American Eclipse, captured from underwater. -Squirt Boating under the Alley with Jim Snyder
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The Best of Cheat River Festival

Tomorrow marks the start of the 23RD ANNUAL CHEAT RIVER! Here's a quick collection of photos from the past however many Cheatfests to help get the stoke flowing! Rain or shine, we're going to have the best time!   …
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COOPERS ROCK 50K & Half Marathon Photos

On April 8th, I had the pleasure of shooting the COOPERS ROCK 50K & Half Marathon. It was a beautiful day and the stoke was high (even with the sub freezing morning temps). In typical WV spring fashion, Coopers Rock was covered with…
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Winter Storms & WV Skiing

On January 20–22, the governors of eleven states and the mayor of Washington, D.C. declared a state of emergency in anticipation of significant snowfall and blizzard conditions. Approximately 103 million people were affected by the storm,…
Cheat Canyon, Rafting, White water
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A Hard-boat Lesson

On Sunday the plan was boating the Cheat Canyon!  ..and I was in a raft with two of my friends, Lydia and Dani. Though, I was really itching to hard-boat as I had recently found some success on the Cheat Narrows with my friend Everett's Wavesport…
Squirt Boating
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Into the Mystery of Squirt Boating

An underwater journey with Jim Snyder into the mysteries of squirt boating.      ...from an evening with friends along the Cheat River "Squirt boating originally evolved from slalom kayaks. Racers found that if they let the…
ArtSpring
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ArtSpring in Thomas

Last weekend I finally slowed down long enough to see what all the commotion was about. We picked a good time for a first impression, as their Annual ArtSpring was in full swing when we pulled into town. I've never actually stopped in Thomas…
2016, boating, By Gabe DeWitt, Cheat River, Cheat three-toothed snail, flat-spired three-toothed snail, Friends, memorial day weekend, rafting, river, select*, Snail, three toothed snail, Three-Tooth, Triodopsis platysayoides, water, West Virginia, white water, whitewater three-tooth Snail
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Flat-spired three-toothed snail

Look at what Tara found beside our tent on Sunday night...the endangered Three-Toothed Snail! The flat-spired three-toothed snail is found only in West Virginia, among Upper Connoquenessing sandstone outcroppings and boulders, in a restricted…