The Ragnar Trail Relay is a gritty trifecta of the most scenic trail loops Mother Nature can serve up. Each trail loop begins and ends at Ragnar Villageā„¢. Teams will run relay style, rotating through all three loops.

Ragnar Trail Appalachians, WV

August 12-13, 2016

Big Bear Lake Camplands


Nestled in the heart of the Appalachian mountains, Big Bear Lake is one of those places you didn't know you were looking for until you found it.

From 5,000 acres of pristine trail running, we carefully selected roughly 15 miles of Appalachian badassery for you and your team. This trail running Mecca provides you with some of the most exciting and challenging trails on the east coast. The trifecta of incredible trail loops will leave you wondering when you can run at Big Bear Lake again.


Council For Responsible Sport

  We are proud to announce that Appalachians is now a certified    sustainable event.


Friends of CheatRagnar is proud to announce its partnership with Friends of Cheat for the Ragnar Trail Appalachians race. A nonprofit grassroots organization committed to preserving, restoring and promoting the natural qualities of the Cheat River watershed area. Through the partnership, Ragnar will contribute marketing and fundraising efforts, along with volunteer hours to support programs of Friends of Cheat that improve recreational activity and economic development in Preston and Tucker Counties of WV. Ragnar Events and FOC will also work to promote upcoming events together in the region, including the Cheat River Festival and 5K run on May 3.

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Price increases on January 28, 2016
at 11:59 PM MST
Regular (8 person)
$140 per runner
Ultra (4 person)
$170 per runner
High School (8 person)
$42.5 per runner
5.75% transaction fee will be added to registrations

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