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New River Gorge Trail Festival – Winter Edition

December 2, 2023

Fayetteville, WV

Get ready to conquer the chilly challenge of the New River Gorge Trail Festival - Winter Edition! Join us in Fayetteville WV on December 2, 2023, as we glide through frosty trails and defy winter's icy grip. It's time to snow-brrd and leave your competitors frost-struck in this epic half marathon race!
Get ready to conquer the chilly challenge of the New River Gorge Trail Festival - Winter Edition! Join us in Fayetteville WV on December 2, 2023, as we glide through frosty trails and defy winter's icy grip. It's time to snow-brrd and leave your competitors frost-struck in this epic half marathon race!
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About The New River Gorge Trail Festival – Winter Edition

The New River Gorge Trail Festival – Winter Edition is a thrilling half marathon race that takes place on December 2, 2023, in the charming city of Fayetteville, West Virginia. This unique event allows participants to experience the beauty of America’s newest national park, the New River Gorge National Park, as they tackle a challenging yet scenic course.

Starting at the Charlie McCoy Town Park, runners will journey into the national park, traversing through the enchanting forest and enjoying breathtaking views of the river hundreds of feet below. With significant elevation gain, each race offers a difficult yet rewarding course that will push athletes to their limits. And to make it even more special, the Winter Edition of the race promises enhanced gorge views that will leave participants in awe.

Beyond the race itself, Fayetteville offers a delightful post-race experience with a wide variety of activities and sites to explore. From hiking to rock climbing, this vibrant city has something for everyone. Adding to the excitement, the December weather in Fayetteville is usually cool and pleasant, providing ideal conditions for a race.

Participants of the New River Gorge Trail Festival – Winter Edition will not only receive a long sleeve performance shirt and a beautifully designed finisher medal, but also a custom race bib with their name, and refreshment packages to refuel after conquering the challenging course.

So lace up your running shoes, immerse yourself in the stunning scenery of the New River Gorge National Park, and prepare for an unforgettable half marathon experience. Join us in Fayetteville, WV, for a race that will test your limits, reward your efforts, and leave you with memories that will last a lifetime!

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