Huntington is a beautiful riverport city of about 45,000 people located in southwestern West Virginia near where the state meets Kentucky and Ohio. The university is about a 10 minute drive from Interstate 64.

The airport (HTS) is only 15 minutes away and if you need additional flights then you can try Charleston, WV  (CRW) which is only an hour away.

To help make your trip to Huntington, WV an outstanding experience we have negotiated special room rates at select hotels near the starting line AND we have put together a pretty comprehensive listing of area restaurants.  There is something for every taste and budget.

Good sources of additional information are the Cabell County Visitors Bureau or the local newspaper which is the Herald Dispatch.


Use our interactive map to get accurate, turn by turn driving directions to the race.

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Restaurant Guide

A quick reference guide for the many dining choices in Huntington, sorted by cuisine.

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Where To Stay

Check out the special deals just for race participants at some of the local hotels.

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Top 10 Reasons To Run

Average Temps

Start 43° F
Low 30°F
High 70°F
6am 42°F
9am 45°F
Noon 52°F

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