Start Time: 2017-Aug-19 Saturday 7:00am
Start place: Brookside Park – 1325 6th Street
Here are the routes for Saturday. Start time is 7 AM at Brookside Park.
Take trail under sixth street, past skate park, toward campus.
Go south on trail to Y north of Stuart Smith Park.
Head east on trail over bridge to south 4th, past DOT to South Grand.
Turn right and head south on Grand to pick up trail toward Vet Med.
Water will be in a cooler near the trail on the north side of South 16th St.
Continue on trail to Airport Road.
Follow Airport Road to the west to University.
Cross University and head north to Mortensen.
6 Milers: (heading back to Brookside)
Continue north on University to 6th Street
Then east on 6th back to Brookside
9 Milers & 20 Milers:
Head West on Mortensen.
Water next to porch at house on the NE corner of Ash & Mortensen.
Continue on Mortensen to State Street.
Head north on State Street
9 Milers: (heading to the backside of campus & then to Brookside)
Continue north on State Street to Lincoln Way.
Turn right and jog east a short block to Howard.
Head north on Howard to West Street.
Turn right and head east on West Street to Sheldon.
Turn left and head north on Sheldon to Pammel Dr. (which turns into University)
Water fountain inside Lagomarcino Hall on the SE corner of Pammel & Stange
Follow University to 6th street and back to Brookside
After heading south on State Street watch for trail to left to head west.
Follow trail west past middle school track, cross over Dodson Drive and continue to Cochrane Parkway.
Catch trail off Cochrane past Cochrane Park and over to South Dakota.
Cross South Dakota and continue on trail all the way to Daley Park.
Water Fountain at Daley Park.
Backtrack on trail back to South Dakota.
Head North on South/North Dakota to Phoenix St.
Head east on Phoenix, short north on Garfield and east on Ross Road.
Water Fountain at Emma McCarthy Lee Park. Look for a cooler here as well.
Continue on Ross Road to Hyland.
Turn left on Hyland to head north to Ontario/13th Street.
Turn right to head east on 13th to Stange.
Turn left to head north on Stange to Veenker Golf course entrance.
Take Veenker entrance to trail across from clubhouse.
Take trail into Moore Park, following to right and up to shelter.
Water Fountain at Moore Memorial Park shelter.
Find trail to head north at NW corner of pond and head north on trail.
Continue on trail next to GWC to Bloomington.
Turn right to head east on Bloomington to Hyde (just past water tower).
Turn left on Hyde
Water Fountain next to playground in park on Hyde.
Continue north on Hyde to Harrison.
Turn right on Harrison to head NE to Ada Hayden.
Take Ada Hayden trail on West side of lake to the bridge.
Cross bridge, then head back south to southern bathrooms.
Water fountain at bathrooms. Look for cooler right outside fence on Dawes.
Head up Dawes Dr. to Bloomington. Continue on Grand to 30th/Duff.
Turn left to head east on 30th/Duff.
Follow Duff to Inis Grove Park.
Water fountain at Inis Grove.
Continue south on Duff to Douglas. Head south on Douglas to 20th.
Head west on 20th to the high school.
Turn south on Ridgewood and scoot over to west side of tennis courts by HS.
Water fountain on west side of tennis courts. (tricky to turn on)
Head south on trail from tennis courts toward aquatic center.
Head past aquatic center to trail through Brookside.
If short a few tenths, circle the park.😉
Water & gatorade (& maybe treats) at miles 3, 5, 10, 15, & Brookside for 20 milers, at miles 3, 5 & Brookside for the 9 milers, at mile 3 & Brookside for shorter distances.
Enjoy! I wish I was running the 20! I love this route! (Editor’s Note: Then why don’t you marry it.)