The Watoga State Park Mountain Trail Challenge Races
The Watoga State Park Mountain Trail Challenge brings trail runners to the park each August for a tough half marathon or a beautiful 5K race on shaded woodland trails. All proceeds benefit the park through the Watoga State Park Foundation. Come run our beautiful trails, meet friendly volunteers, and win prizes!
Watoga State Park
4800 Watoga Park Road
Marlinton, WV 24945
Watoga Mountain Trail Challenge Races
Which race for you? See course description links below, featuring new 3D interactive course maps!
Age Groups: 14 and under, 15 – 19, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, and 70 +
Timing by Appalachian Timing Group
Awards for each race: 1st & 2nd overall, male and female, plus 1st & 2nd in each age group, male and female. Finisher’s medal for half marathon challenge.
Watoga Mountain Trail Challenge Races Half Marathon
Saturday August 11, 2018 8:30am
Entry Fee $40 *
Watoga Mountain Trail Challenge Races 5K
Saturday August 11, 2018 8:40am
Entry Fee $25 **
Watoga Mountain Trail Challenge Races Resources Links
- * Registration $40 before July1, $45 July 1 – August 10, $50 Race day
- **Registration $25 before July 1, $30 July 1 – August 10, $35 Race day