Saturday, June 2, 2012 -- Upperglade, WV / Camp Caesar
WV RAVE Bike Tour
Please join the Habitat for Humanity of Nicholas and Webster Counties for their annual scenic bike tour along the Scenic Williams River, through the Monongahela National Forest's breathtaking views, and astounding climbs!
Something for Everyone . . . Beginner to Advanced
Five routes are offered, so everyone from the beginner to the most avid cyclist will be challenged. All cyclists begin and end at Camp Caesar 4-H Camp on Rt. 20 located between Upperglade and Bolair, WV. See routes below.
RIDE TOUR DETAILS
* All cyclists start from Camp Caesar parking lot on June 2, 8am *
- Family Fun Ride . . . 15-Mile
Special rate = $30/Adults, $25/Child
This relatively flat route runs part way up Williams River Road and back.
- Endurance Ride . . . 50-Mile
This relatively flat route runs to Tea Creek Campground and back.
- NEW Metric Century Ride . . . 62-Mile
Experience climbing Black Mountain with a 5 mile climb, and then turn around and enjoy the descent.
- Ridge Rider . . . 75-Mile
Includes a 4 mile climb and 8 mile descent on the Highland Scenic Highway, Route 150.
- Century Ride . . . 100-Mile
Route includes a 5 mile climb and 5 or 6 other challenging, but shorter, climbs on the Highland Scenic Highway. The ride goes into Marlinton and returns on Williams River Road.
To pre-register [ Register Online ] at raceit.com
Please print entry confirmation and bring with you. Registration is $50 and MUST be received by June 1, 2012. Registrations after May 15, 2012 may not receive ride souvenir; please register early. After deadline the cost is $60 and you may not receive T-shirt.
Anyone under the age of 18 must have a signed consent form by parent or guardian.
Weekend registration/packet & souvenir pickup on June 1 from 5-7 pm at Camp Caesar, Burton Hall. Day of ride, June 2, we cannot guarantee you will make the starting time.
Registrations will be confirmed by e-mail, phone, or by mail.
Cookout-style dinner upon returning to Camp Caesar after ride. The cost of the Saturday dinner is included in the registration fee.
Once your registration has been accepted, all fees are non-refundable unless the event is canceled, then fees will be returned.
Packets can be picked up June 1, Friday evening, from 5-7pm at Burton Hall at Camp Caesar and will include map of chosen course. Ride packets will not be mailed.
For lodging packages, call Betsy Morris, Camp Caesar Director at 304-226-3888 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Lodging is separate from event and arrangements must be made by calling the camp. Other lodging available at Mineral Springs Motel, Webster Springs, 304-847-5305.
For campsite information, phone the Forest Service at 304-653-4824 (Richwood) or 304-799-7364 (Marlinton.) Motels/hotels available in Summersville, approximately 45 minutes away.
Camp Caesar 4-H Camp (Webster County)
W Virginia 20
Upperglade, WV 26266 . . . [Google Map]
* Take I-79 to Exit 57 (Summersville, Beckley).
* Follow Rt. 19 South for 10.5 miles.
* Turn LEFT onto Rt. 82 at Brich River.
* Follow Rt. 82 for 16 miles to Cowen and proceed 5 miles.
* Camp Caesar is located on the left (see sign).
The Habitat for Humanity of Nicholas and Webster Counties provide families with simple, decent, and affordable quality housing. Whenever possible, They build sustainable, energy-efficient and healthy housing.
Find out more about the area at www.visitwebsterwv.com
|Start Date:||2012-06-02 Start Time: 8:00am|
|Event Name:||WV RAVE Bike Tour|
Upperglade, WV 26266|
|Event Distance(s):||5mi 15mi 50mi 62mi 75mi|
|Comments:||Ridge and Valley Excursion|