Race Registration Info

Lets's GO!!! 

Registration for the 2024 Gristmill Grinder Trail Race is CLOSED!!!

The RACE DATE will be April 20th, 2024, Opening weekend for the Park

All registered runners & Walkers will receive:

  • The official race Tshirt, unisex, wicking
  • Custom Finisher Medal
  • Fresh fruit and homemade rolls at the finish
  • An EPIC and Beautiful tour of Babcock State Park!


**** Please note - Registration will close on March 30th, or sooner if we reach our cap. Note- there will NOT be race day registration

**** We have a cap of 240 runners SO register early this year

Babcock State Park Donations

As most of you know our beautiful State Parks can really use our help - done through donations to the WV State Park Foundation. These funds are tax deductible and go directly - and quickly - to the park to be used. I have been through this whole online process and it is easy. We are able to donate to the park of our choice whether you mail it in or do it online. If you donate online then at the end you click "Add special instructions to the seller" and specify Babcock. You will get an immediate email confirmation and a letter from the foundation next day. Please share and spread the word - Let us come together to help Babcock - Babcock is a very special place.... and right now we need to show that. Thank you all-- Happy Trails!


Here is a link to the WVSPF site - http://wvspf.org/