Title: Tour de Lake – WVMBA #3
Location: Charles Fork, Lake Spencer, WV 26651
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Description: May 17, 2009 Start time is 12 p.m. Charles Fork Lake in Spencer, West Virginia is a multi-use area with over 25 miles of trails surrounding a mile long lake that sports excellent fishing,
canoeing, and hiking. The trails were developed by local mountain biking enthusiasts. It\’s one of the most beautiful venues in the east. Gunnar Shogren Tours de Lake Photo by J.R. Petsko
The trail system is mostly single-track that offers a rewarding experience for all levels of mountain bikers. Primitive camping is available. Registration (8:30 AM) – T-Shirts to the first 100 registered HELMETS REQUIRED – NO EXCEPTIONS! 15K Race (1 Lap) – Women High School (15-18), Men Juniors* (14 & under), Men/Women Beginner/Novice 30K Race (2 Laps) – * = Eligible for WVMBA Points Women Pro-Expert*, Women Vet 35+*, Sport Women*, Men Pro-Expert*, Men Expert & Sport Vet 35+*, Men Expert & Sport Masters 45+*, Men Expert Juniors* (18 & under), Sport Men (19-34)*, Men High School (15-18)*, Clydesdale 200 lbs.+*, Single Speed Open*
How to Get There: Charles Fork Lake lies just to the south of Spencer, WV off of Route 36 which
meets US Route 119 just outside of town. FROM I-79 NORTH – Take Big Otter exit, go north on Rt. 16 then west on US Route 33 to Spencer. South on US Route 119 to Rt. 36 – turn left and look for the sign for the lake. FROM I-79 SOUTH – Take the Clendenin exit, to north on US Route 119. Turn right on Rt. 36 just outside of Spencer. Look for the sign to the lake. FROM I-77 – Take the Ripley exit, go east on US Route 33 to Spencer, then south on US Route 119 to Rt. 36 – turn left and look for the sign for the lake.