There are several narratives that surround the Bay Location: an eclectic and inclusive society, resourceful architecture, the Spanish Mission, massive fishing wharfs, colorful properties on steep hills, cable cars and trucks weaving via the metropolis, the Chinatown district and of system, the tech increase and stratification of the metropolis. I’d like to include one of my personal to the listing: the ideal urban running in the full country, bar none.
I commenced running around the Bay the 1st day I moved in this article in January of 2012. I ran via downtown Oakland, around Lake Merritt—a paved three-mile footpath—and via the Temescal and Rockridge districts.
Considering that that 1st wandering run I have logged hundreds of miles across the metro spot, from regional parks in the hills to lunch operates along the Embarcadero, to warm laps in Kezar Stadium, a stunning track open to all. The selections are endless, from a informal three-miler along the waterfront to twenty-in addition miles solely on grime.
Here’s a listing of the ideal operates across the Bay Location.
All photographs by Andy Cochrane.
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