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Babcock Gristmill Grinder

April 20, 2024

Babcock State Park, WV

Get ready to grind your way through the most exhilarating half marathon race in town! On April 20, 2024, join us at Babcock State Park in WV for the Babcock Gristmill Grinder, where every step is a delightful mix of sweat, smiles, and scenic views. Prepare to be grist for the mill of excitement!
Get ready to grind your way through the most exhilarating half marathon race in town! On April 20, 2024, join us at Babcock State Park in WV for the Babcock Gristmill Grinder, where every step is a delightful mix of sweat, smiles, and scenic views. Prepare to be grist for the mill of excitement!
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About The Babcock Gristmill Grinder

The Babcock Gristmill Grinder is the ultimate race for half marathon runners, held on the 20th of April 2024 in the breathtaking Babcock State Park, West Virginia. This iconic race is an experience like no other, offering both a challenging and scenic course that will leave runners in awe.

With its rugged trails and picturesque landscapes, Babcock State Park provides the perfect backdrop for this race. From the start to the finish line, runners will be treated to stunning views of the New River Gorge, dense forests, and the iconic Babcock Gristmill along the way. The blend of natural beauty and racing excitement creates an exhilarating atmosphere that runners absolutely love.

Not only does the Babcock Gristmill Grinder offer an incredible course, but it also allows runners to explore the city’s rich history. With a population of only 117, Babcock, WV is a small town that prides itself on its heritage and natural wonders. Fun fact: The Babcock Gristmill is a fully operational mill built-in 1976, providing an authentic glimpse into the area’s past.

April in Babcock State Park sees mild temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to low 70s Fahrenheit (12-21 degrees Celsius) perfect running weather. The cool breeze and comfortable conditions provide an ideal setting for runners to push their limits and achieve personal records.

So lace up your running shoes, prepare for an unforgettable adventure, and get ready to experience the thrill of the Babcock Gristmill Grinder. As you cross the finish line, picture yourself basking in the triumph of conquering this majestic race, while the cheers of spectators and the stunning beauty of West Virginia fill your heart. Join us at Babcock State Park on April 20, 2024, and let’s make memories that will last a lifetime. Let’s grind it out together!

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