I've been providing occasional updates on the progress of the Tuolumne River Parkway trail that is being constructed in Waterford, California, where the river leaves the Sierra Nevada behind and flows into the Great Valley. It's been a source of some community pride that the city has finally come to realize the value of the river. Show More Summary
I went running and walking along the Jordan River Parkway, in the late afternoon. I was on my feet a lot during the past two days, spraying my brick patios with a sealer, and I was tired. I thus ran only 1 mile, and when I finished, I was glad I hadn't further. We're having abnormally warm weather, and a lot of people were using the Parkway path.
Sept. 29--Highway 99, River Road, Coburg Road and Amazon Parkway/East 30th Avenue appear headed for evaluation as potential routes for EmX bus rapid transit service in Eugene. In a joint meeting, the Eugene City Council and Lane Transit Di
Judy wasn't able to go so I went alone to the Jordan River Parkway and ran south for 1 mile and then returned. I was out in the early afternoon, and the temperature was in the high 80s (F). Quite a few people were on the path.
I went to the Jordan River Parkway this morning and ran/walked 2 miles. I also walked about 1 mile during the week while in Provo attending non-credit classes at BYU. I didn't carry water, because the temperature was in the mid 80s (F). Show More Summary
My wife and daughter-in-law were off looking at the Parade of Homes, so I went alone to the Jordan River Parkway. I was tired and took several rest breaks (going and coming), but I completed my run. I did, though, walk through several running phases of my run/walk. Show More Summary
Our granddaughter, Kristen, is visiting with us, and the three of us went to the Jordan River Parkway about 9:45 am and went north from the parking lot. The run was uneventful. I saw one skater pushing a baby cart and several runners. Show More Summary
My wife was busy getting ready for the visit of relatives, so I went alone to the Jordan River Parkway and ran south. I did approximately 2.1 miles and took no rest breaks. I was out at 9 am, and there was quite a lot of shade on the trail. Show More Summary
Cops investigating the stabbing death of a 22-year-old woman who lives in the neighborhood near Bronx Park off the Bronx River Parkway. She'd been stabbed multiple times. Police were questioning her ex-boyfriend who is also the father of her child. The killing leaving many in this neighborhood feeling apprehensive about the park.
My wife and I did the Jordan River Parkway again, starting at 9 am. She walked 2 miles and I ran/walked 1.9 miles. It was hot, but because we were out relatively early, the heat wasn't bad. I carried water for myself and my wife, and that really helped. Show More Summary
My wife was busy today, so I went by myself to the Jordan River Parkway and ran the 1.8 miles that I did on Tuesday. This time, however, I carried two bottles of water in my Fuel Belt; each bottle holds one cup. I was glad to have the water, but I need to carry three bottles instead of two. Show More Summary
My wife and I drove to the Jordan River Parkway, and she walked 2 miles and I ran/walked 1.8 miles. The temperature is getting hot (about 90 F)) today, and I need to start carrying water. We hit the trail about 9:30 this morning, and there was quite a lot shade going out but less shade coming back. There were quite a few cyclists and walkers on the trail but not many runners.
She walked 2 miles, and I ran/walked 1.8 miles. I increased the run/walk ratio to 20 seconds running (actually jogging) and 40 seconds walking. The temperature was in the high 70s (F), and the sky was cloudy. I thought it would rain, but the dark sky lightened up during the late afternoon and evening.
The day after Daleville I walked 18 miles and crossed the Blue Ridge Parkway for the first time. I met a couple on a 2,000 mile motorcycle ride who had never met a “hiker” before. A little later some young locals gave me their leftover crackers and jelly and they told me about jumping off......
My granddaughter, Becca, is visiting us for a week, and she, my wife, and I went walking and running on the Jordan River Parkway. We went north about 0.85 miles, from the parking lot at 100th South and then returned. We left home about 7:230 pm. Show More Summary
In the early evening, my wife and I drove to the Jordan River Parkway and did another 1.5 miles. She walked and I jogged/walked. Today was a hot day, and I've decided it's time to start carrying water.
My wife and I went to the Jordan River Parkway. I did ran/walked 1.5 miles and she walked did 2.0 miles. Because of a forecast of thunder-shires later in the day, we went out earlier, starting about 9:30. The sky was cloudy most of the day with the sun peaking out once in a while. I plan on running 1.5 miles all next week and then inching up a bit.
While on my way home from running errands, I stopped at the 100th South trail head of the Jordan River Parkway and walked 1 mile. I had just started walking, when my nephew, Abe, came by on his bike (and his son on his bike), and we talked for a few minutes. The temperature was in the mid 70s (F), and it was pleasant to be out in the early evening as the sun was going down.
Running along the north and south flanks of Pelham Parkway in the Bronx, the Pelham Parkway mall is a nearly two-mile urban oasis. Stretching from the Hutchinson River Parkway almost to the Bronx... To view the full story, click the title link.
I drove to the parking lot at 100th South and went south for 1 mile on the Jordan River Parkway. That took me to the tunnel at 106th South. Then I turned around and returned to my car. Today was a beautiful day, 57 (F), a few clouds in the sky and just a little breeze. Show More Summary