Score a weekend get-a-away at the Deckers Creek Trail Half-Marathon in Morgantown, WV. Time to schedule some fun to celebrate National Trails Day on Saturday, June 1.
This race features a mostly downhill course, all on a scenic rail-trail- PLUS a bus shuttle to start, friendly volunteers, finisher’s medals, course and finish line photos, chip timing, great finish line food, and unique awards.
A mostly downhill course, the Deckers Creek Trail has an elevation drop of approximately 800 feet over the span of the 13.1 mile distance. The Deckers Creek Trail is a two-surface course, providing a challenging, yet enjoyable experience for runners.
The trail surface is packed limestone for the first 10.4 miles and asphalt for the final 2.7 miles. The half-marathon begins in Masontown, WV and finishes at the Hazel Ruby McQuain Riverfront Park in Morgantown. There will be seven water stops along the way. At Mile 4, 7, 10, and 12 there will be both water and Gatorade. Race support and timing will close at noon.C
The USATF certification number for the Deckers Creek Trail Half-Marathon is WV09009MS.
This race has a phased race entry fee, so make sure you register early. Limit of 700 runners so save a spot now. You can register online at TriStateRacer.com or mail in a downloadable registration form from our website www.montrails.orghttp://www.montrails.org/deckers-creek-trail-half-marathon-trail-mix/