Visit America’s Newest National Park!
Experience the New River Gorge National Park through this one-of-a-kind half marathon! Starting at the Charlie McCoy Town Park in Fayetteville, West Virginia, this challenging trail race goes into the National Park, through the forest, and loops back to the start, offering views of the river hundreds of feet below. With 2,000 feet of total elevation gain this is a difficult yet scenic course. The New River Gorge National Park offers a wide variety of activities and sites to see post-race as well!
|Location:||Fayetteville Town Park & New River Gorge National Park & Preserve, Fayetteville, WV|
|Date:||June 25 & 26, 2021|
|Terrain:||Single track and Double track Dirt and Gravel Trails|
|Typical Weather:||58-80 degrees|
|Course Type:||Out & Back with Loop|
|Race Start Times:||5k: 7:00 – 7:10 PM Friday June 25th|
HM: 7:30 – 8:00 AM Saturday June 26th
|Registration Opens:||April 21, 2021|
Opening: $65 (4/21-4/25) National Park Week Special!
Early: 75 (4/26-5/10)
Regular: $90 (5/11-6/10)
Late: $110 (6/11-6/26)
Opening: $30 (4/21-4/25) National Park Week Special!
Early: $35 (4/26-5/10)
Regular: $40 (5/11-6/10)
Late: $45 (6/11-6/25)
Bridge Double (Both Races)
Opening: $85 (4/21-4/25) National Park Week Special!
Early: $95 (4/26-5/10)
Regular: $110 (5/11-6/10)
Late: $130 (6/11-6/25)
- 4:30 – 8:30 PM on Friday, June 25th at Fayetteville Town Park
- 6:00 – 8:00 AM on Saturday, June 26th at Fayetteville Town Park
Adventures on the Gorge (3.6 Miles)
The Historic Morris Harvey House Bed & Breakfast (0.8 Miles)
Quality Inn New River Gorge (1.8 Miles)
Country River Inn (1.9 Miles)
Comfort Inn New River (3.8 Miles)
Raleigh County Memorial Airport (28 Miles)
Yeager Airport (59 Miles)
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport (142 Miles)
New River Gorge Bridge (1.7 Miles)
Endless Wall Trail (4.3 Miles)
Pies & Pints (0.9 Miles)
Adventures on The Gorge (3.6 Miles)
Range Finder Coffee (0.7 Miles)
Babcock State Park (16 Miles)
Thurmond (17 Miles)
Grandview (34 Miles)