The Best Urban Running Routes in America
We worked with runners around the country to find the best running route in some of the largest cities in the U.S. Complete with step-by-step directions, use these routes to take in must-see landmarks, breathtaking sights and unmatched running experiences.
The Best Running Route in Downtown AustinBy Erica Schuckies 1 of 9
From live music to the flourishing healthy, active lifestyle, the capital city of Texas is like no other place in the U.S. Go for a run in Austin and you're in for a treat. Image credit: Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau.
The Best Running Route in BostonBy Sue Parke 2 of 9
Beantown, The Hub, Titletown. We have a new nickname for Boston: Our favorite place to run.
The Best Running Route in ChicagoBy Meg Sullivan 3 of 9
Next time you're in Chicago, tour the Windy City with a lakefront run. From Navy Pier to Soldier Field and back, you'll see Chicago in a whole new way.
The Best Running Route in DenverBy Khem Suthiwan 4 of 9
Denver is well known for its majestic mountains, crisp air and super athletic residents. Live as a Coloradoan and take in one of the best running routes in the state.
The Best Running Route in Downtown Los AngelesBy Brianna Sacks 5 of 9
Los Angeles is not all traffic and Botox. We found a fantastic running route through the heart of it all.
The Best Running Route in New York CityBy Michele Gonzalez 6 of 9
New York City is famous for many things, but we vote to make it famous for being one of the best running cities in America.
The Best Running Route in San FranciscoBy Melanie Clancy 7 of 9
Everyone knows San Francisco for its bridge and nearby wineries. But don't miss a chance to take in all the city has to offer with a run through key areas.
The Best Running Route in SeattleBy Melanie Clancy 8 of 9
Before you hit up the best tastes of the city's famous farmer's market, experience Seattle through a perfect running route.