April 24-26 Season Kickoff Campout
Come join us for our season kickoff campout – shake off those winter blues with Trailflo Bikes on the Big Bear Lake Trail Center trails! The campout will take place April 24-26 at Big Bear in Bruceton Mills, WV in the Beaver Creek Village camping area. Arrive anytime after 1pm on Friday and stay through Sunday. We’ll have demo bikes from Ibis, Kona, Scott, Santa Cruz and Martin Bike Co. There are tent sites, and RV/pop-up/van sites. Lets kickoff the 2020 season right!
Sunday, June 14 Big Bear Classic XC Race – WVMBA XC #5
The Big Bear XC Classic will be held out of Big Bear’s Mountain Top Venue. FREE camping will be available Friday & Saturday night and the course will be open and marked for pre-ride.
Registration Time: Online through June 12, Day of 9-11am
July 17-19 Bike Bash WV
What do rigid single speeders, enduro bros, and XC racers have in common? We all, love to pedal bikes in the woods. Join us for another weekend at the Big Bear Lake Trail Center and celebrate mountain biking in West Virginia! Your registration gets you access to demos on the latest and greatest bike products, shuttle service, skills clinics, women’s clinics, group rides, music Friday and Saturday, and kids rides. Arrive early and camp from Thursday through Sunday.
July 31- Aug 1 Ragnar Trail Appalachians
Sorry this event is canceled due to COVID-19. Escape the daily grind and head toward adventure at Ragnar Trail Appalachians on July 31- August 1. Teams of 8 come together for an overnight relay with trails fit for any level of runner at Big Bear Lake, a truly magical location that will have you asking “Did we just travel back in time?” Get this running party started early on Thursday to make this a whole 3-day weekend of friends and festivities.
August 15-16 Cutaway Bike Camp
Sorry this event is canceled due to COVID-19. Youth riders between the ages of 8 and 14 looking to hone mountain bike skills and build confidence on the bike, this is the camp for you! Based out of Big Bear Lake Trail Center, camp attendees will have 2 days of professional instruction and group rides on some of the best trails in West Virginia. This camp is intended for Intermediate-level riders who have a solid base of cycling ability and are ready to spend more time riding and applying their mountain bike skills to more advanced trails.
Sept 26-27 Battle at Big Bear WVICL NICA Race
Big Bear Lake Trail Center is excited to welcome the WVICL to race amongst the ferns at Big Bear Lake. The trail is a mix of fast open trail, twisty singletrack and just enough technical features to keep riders on their toes.
October 18 BBRAP – Big Bear Rider Appreciation Party!
Come celebrate a great 2020 riding season by doing the BBRAP. This is a FREE event that takes place out of the trail head parking area (not the mountain top). This is a self guided event and generally has groups of riders going in many different directions. There will be enough locals around to help folks find their way around. Huge potluck feast after the rides. Bring a dish to share or a 6 pack of your favorite craft beer. Celebrate good times before we close down for the months of Nov & Dec, c’mon!!