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Sunday, August 14, 2011 -- Charleston, WV / Kanawha State Forest
Black Bear XC MTB Race
WV State Championship - WVMBA #11
(iPO Event Id#: 13230)

[Results]

Past Big Bear Coverage:

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* WVMBA Points Series Event *

West Virginia Mountain Bike Association (WVMBA) supports the efforts of The International Mountain Biking Association and encourages all riders to adhere to the rules of the trail. Visit them at: www.wvmba.com


START TIME CHANGE . . . 12 Noon for All Classes, Registration 8:30 am

  • $25 if a WVMBA member
  • $30 for non-members
  • Free T-shirt to first 100 racers registered

For course information go to: www.tearjerkers.co/courseinfo.htm
[ Download the Trail Map ]

Big Bear
This racer is cautious in a Big Bear Race photo from back-in-the-day
Camping & Lodging

Camping at Kanawha State Forest is remote in nature given the proximity to the state's capitol city. Sites cater to camper units of 26-feet or less, pop-up and tent camping. Campsite reservations are available from Memorial Day through Labor Day weekends.

There's plenty of lodging in nearby Charleston. Visit www.charlestonwv.com for hotel accommodation information.

Location

Kanawha State Forest
Rt. 2 Box 285
Charleston, WV 25314

(phone) 304-558-3500
(web) www.kanawhastateforest.com . . . [Google Map]

Directions

Kanawha State Forest is located just 7-miles south of Charleston, West Virginia, this 9,300-acre forest is in close proximity to Kanawha Valley, and Charleston. From I-64 in Charleston, take Exit 58A, drive south on US 119.

Turn left onto Oakwood Rd. at the second stop light, (following the brown and white routing signs)go 3/4 mile and take a left before George Washington High School continuing on Oakwood Road, turn right onto Bridge Rd., and right onto Connell Rd. At the bottom of Connell, make a sharp left onto Kanawha Forest Drive, follow to the forest entrance.


Start Date: 2011-08-14
Event Name: Black Bear XC + State Championship - WVMBA #11
Location(s): Charleston, WV 25301
Kanawha State Forest
Event Type(s): Bike
  MTB
    XC
Event Distance(s):
Contact(s): tearjerkers
   Email: tearjerkers@frontier.com
Affiliate(s): West Virginia Mountain Bike Association
Comments: West Virginia State Championship Mountain Bike Race
Offsite URL: www.tearjerkers.co/