New River Gorgeous Trail Run and Hike
Saturday, August 23, 2014

New River Gorgeous Trail Run

August 23, 2014New River Gorge-ous Logo 2014

Join ACE Adventure Resort for the 13th Annual New River Gorge-ous Trail Run & Walk. There are three race options – all the courses wander through deep hardwood forests and offer spectacular views of the New River and the historic town of Thurmond. And yes, prizes are awarded.

Pre-register online.

Registration Fees
Half Marathon Run: $30
8.5-mile Run: $20
6.0-mile Walk: $15
Race Day Registration: add $5

Race Day Itinerary:
8:00 am – 9:30 am – race day registration and packet pick up
10:00 am – prerace meeting
10:30 – race start
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm – burrito luncheon for all racers
1:30 pm – awards ceremony

Prize Purse & Racer Perks:

•   Cash prizes awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place overall winners for men and women in both the half-marathon and 8.5-mile races
•    Half-Marathon - medals awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each division
•    8.5-Miler - medals awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in each division
•    Walkers – medals awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place overall winners
•    All racers (runners and walkers) are included in the gear raffle
•    The first 150 registrants will receive the 13th Annual commemorative t-shirt
•    All racers can enjoy ACE’s signature burrito luncheon - come with an appetite

Free camping for all racers Bring along the family and enjoy some of ACE's great activities like whitewater rafting, zip-lining or the Adventure Park and Lake. ACE provides free camping to racers so make a weekend of it. We also have a full menu of deluxe lodging options with outdoor hot tubs that are perfect for soaking those sore muscles after the race.


Race Results and Deals:


Get Down in the Gorge
Saturday, August 30, 2014


Get Down in the Gorge – A Music & Arts Experience


Saturday, August 30th – Labor Day Weekend

What is Get Down in the Gorge? It’s a celebration of small town living with BIG cultures, and event BIGGER adventures. It’s a day of swimming, laughter and games followed by an evening of dancing under the stars on a New River Gorge mountain top. It’s the perfect ending to a perfect summer. It’s the epitome of awesome.

  • Beach Party at the ACE Lake - BLOB Competition, kid’s activities, family games and more
  • ACE Mountain Top Concert Series:
    • Featuring Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
    • The Wild Rumpus
    • Lawless Brown
    • Black King Coal
    • Groundhog Gravy
  • Small Towns w/ BIG Cultures - local artists, farmers, vendors and story tellers featured throughout the day
    Check back often – event schedule to be released soon.
Evening Concert Tickets Only
$10 Adult/$5 Youth (12 & under)
Beach Party & Concert Ticket Package
$25 Adult/$15 Youth (12 & under)
Rate does not include taxes and fees.