Unfortunately, this event is no longer offered. Please visit our race page for a list of currently available races.
Registration opens March 1st, 2019. Online registration only. The race is limited to 120 participants. Registration closes October 31st, 2019.
|$35||Open: March 1st, 2019||West Virginia Day, June 20th, 2019|
|$45||June 21st, 2019||September 30th, 2019|
|$55||October 1st, 2019||Close: October 31st, 2019|
|$30||Runners age 19 years and younger|
|$30||Runners age 60 years and older|
Receive your race pack containing race bib, special clothing item, food items, and more at the following locations and times. Directions to Water Stone Outdoors may be found on the Directions page.
|Location||Date / Time|
|Water Stone Outdoors||UPDATE: No Friday night
packet pickup this year
|Registration Table at Fayetteville Town Park||Saturday
8:30am – 9:30am
There is a time limit of 5 hours to finish the race.
|Finish Line||3:00pm (5 hours)|
Awards are a mix of gift cards, fresh baked items, and art. Many runners, regardless of finishing place, will receive door prize style awards too! Finishing place awards will be given in the following categories.
|Male and Female|
|Age Category||Number of Places|
|19 and younger||1st|
|Random prize drawing regardless of finishing place|
|Name||Distance From Race||Information|
|Historic Morris Harvey House||0.6 miles||Bed and Breakfast
|Cooter’s Cabins and Campin’||3.3 miles||Rustic Cabins
|Opossum Creek Cabin Rentals||4.5 miles||Modern Cabins
|New River Gorge Quality Inn||1.7 miles||Hotel
We are always looking for volunteers to assist at our races. If you are interested, please read the list of volunteer role descriptions on the Volunteer Page and click below to volunteer at the Canary in the Cave 25k+!
A portion of the proceeds from this race go to support the Fayetteville Outdoor Adventure 4-H Club.
We would like to thank the following sponsors for assistance in producing this amazing race!