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