40 race finishers were treated to super running weather at the second annual Barnum Rail Trail Marathon and Half Marathon! The third annual race is planned for Saturday, September 24, 2016. Both the marathon and half marathon will start at 8:00AM. This event will take place in its entirety in West Virginia on the eastern bank of the Potomac River. The start/finish is located at 39.44199, -79.11420 down the road from the Barnum Whitewater Area. Direction links to the start/finish are provided below. If one uses maps.google.com, the start finish can be viewed on Barnum Road 1.4 miles past 530 Barnum Road Keyser, WV 26726. The Barnum Rail Trail Marathon and Half Marathon is the fourth race in the Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series taking place from September 21-25, 2016 in the Cumberland, MD area.
“This is a wonderful series of friendly races with tremendous organization in beautiful locations that runners need to experience.”
Marathon Maniacs Hall of Fame