Events

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. http://www.crcyclists.org

Hike it Baby- a meetup group for families with young children.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/hikeitbabymorgantownWV/

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.
http://wvhub.org/wv-physical-activity-network/

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 www.iplayoutside.com

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

June 3, 2017 Deckers Creek Half-Marathon and Trail Mix (National Trails Day) http://www.montrails.org/deckers-creek-trail-half-marathon-trail-mix/ June 2-3, 2017 Try This WV Conference, Buckhannon WV http://trythiswv.com/ May 18-21, 2017 Greenbrier River Trail Bike Trek, benefit for American Lung Association http://action.lung.org/site/TR?fr_id=14946&pg=entry May 7-10, 2017 International Trails Symposium, Dayton OH http://americantrails.org/ee/index.php/symposium/2017 April 29, 2017 The Great Greenbrier River Race http://wordpress.greenbrierrivertrail.com/the-great-greenbrier-river-race/ Sept – Oct 2016 Harrison Rail-Trails Bicycle Ride Series http://clarksburgpost.com/community/bicycle-ride-series-rolls-harrison-county/ Sept – Oct 2016 Country Road Cyclists Ride Schedule http://www.crcyclists.org/crc_rides_sched.pdf September 24, 2016 Blackwater Canyon Bike Ride, held in conjunction with Tucker County’s Leaf Peeper Festival http://highlandstrail.org/event/blackwater-canyon-bike-ride/ August 27, 2016 Kingsford Allegheny Highlands Trail 20 Miler and Relay http://www.tristateracer.com/event.php?RaceID=8525 June 19-22, 2016 WV Bicycle Sojourn #2, on North Bend Rail-Trail, sponsored by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy http://www.railstotrails.org/experience-trails/sojourns/2016-rides/ http://wilderness-voyageurs.com/adventures/rails-to-trails-conservancy-wv-sojourn-bike-tour/ June 4, 2016 Deckers Creek Half-Marathon and Trail Mix (National Trails Day) http://www.montrails.org/deckers-creek-trail-half-marathon-trail-mix/ May 29, 2016 10th Annual Wheeling Heritage Trail Bicycle Tour http://www.quickservicecycle.com/whttour April 30, 2016 Ramps & Rail + Trail Ride, on the Allegheny Highlands Trail http://highlandstrail.org/event/2016-ramps-rails-festival/ April 30, 2016 The Great Greenbrier River Race http://wordpress.greenbrierrivertrail.com/the-great-greenbrier-river-race/ April 24-26, 2015 WV Bicycle Sojourn #1, on Mon River Trails system, sponsored by Rails-to-Trails Conservancy http://www.railstotrails.org/trailblog/2015/may/04/100-riders-3-days-7-trails-and-sheep-rtcs-2015-west-virginia-sojourn/