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Walking and Running Routes in Palo Alto - A Great Resource Site

Original post made by Sanford Forte on Aug 5, 2006

Here's a very cool website that describes local walking and running routes - or let's you create one - anywhere in America. Web Link

Here's the result from a simple search for "Palo Alto, CA"
Web Link
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You can be more specific in your search, fine-tuning with variables for length of walk/run, etc. Anyone have any suggestions for great local walking/running routes?

Comments (2)

Posted by Sanford Forte, a resident of Evergreen Park
on Aug 5, 2006 at 1:42 pm

oops! it looks like the Palo Alto Online URL translators aren't working, as the "Palo Alto
link, above takes you to Calgary and Brazil!

In any case, try it out on your own - it's really quite helpful, and already lists a few dozen routes.


Posted by CRM, a resident of another community
on Aug 8, 2006 at 11:08 am

This is a great site! I've already bookmarked a couple of paths I'm interested in. Thank you for sharing!


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