Outdoor meet-up Groups, Cycling and Running Groups in West Virginia
It can be fun to join other outdoor adventure seekers.  There is a wide-range of group recreation that can be found across WV from birding, kayaking to weekly walks, runs, and group rides for every age and skill level.

Country Road Cyclists- promote the fun of bicycling through group rides, cycling advocacy, new-cyclist encouragement, social events, and the dissemination of safety and skills information.

Hike it Baby- a meetup group for families with young children.

WV Physical Activity Network.  Find your interests either close to home or to a town you are visiting.  Many activities to choose from, though not all, take place on rail-trails.

Running, Walking and Cycling Events
Learn more about local happenings by going to local rail-trail website and facebook pages.  In addition, many walks, runs, and cycling events can be found at



June 3, 2017 Deckers Creek Half-Marathon and Trail Mix (National Trails Day) June 2-3, 2017 Try This WV Conference, Buckhannon WV May 18-21, 2017 Greenbrier River Trail Bike Trek, benefit for American Lung Association May 7-10, 2017 International Trails Symposium, Dayton OH April 29, 2017 The Great Greenbrier River Race Sept – Oct 2016 Harrison Rail-Trails Bicycle Ride Series Sept – Oct 2016 Country Road Cyclists Ride Schedule September 24, 2016 Blackwater Canyon Bike Ride, held in conjunction with Tucker County’s Leaf Peeper Festival August 27, 2016 Kingsford Allegheny Highlands Trail 20 Miler and Relay June 19-22, 2016 WV Bicycle Sojourn #2, on North Bend Rail-Trail, sponsored by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy June 4, 2016 Deckers Creek Half-Marathon and Trail Mix (National Trails Day) May 29, 2016 10th Annual Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour April 30, 2016 Ramps & Rail + Trail Ride, on the Allegheny Highlands Trail April 30, 2016 The Great Greenbrier River Race April 24-26, 2015 WV Bicycle Sojourn #1, on Mon River Trails system, sponsored by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy