Thursday, June 26, 2014

Epic Summer Run # 1 Cheat Sheet (7ish)

-Launch from the ball field in Julius Kahn Park and head uphill
-Bang a quick right onto Ecology Trail. 
-Follow Ecology Trail downhill until it dead ends behind the Presidio Inn at the parking lot. 
-Head STRAIGHT down Funston and turn LEFT on Lincoln (get on the sidewalk on the RIGHT side of Lincoln).
-Follow Lincoln behind the Walt Disney Museum and past the cemetery until you reach the point where the bike path veers right (and downhill). 

-Turn around and head back on Lincoln towards the Presidio.
-Turn RIGHT onto Montgomery and run in front of the Walt Disney Museum. 

-Follow Montgomery until you hit Moraga. 
-Turn LEFT on Moraga and head down a little flight of stairs just past the Presidio Inn and connect with Fernandez Street (there are signs at the bottom of the stairs).
-Follow Fernandez (it turns into Macarthur Ave after not too long) and then turn RIGHT to head up Lover's Lane. 

-Follow Lover's Lane until you see a sign for 'Liggett Ave'. Veer LEFT onto the dirt trail to connect to the 'wood line' portion of the trail.
-Follow the wood line trail all the way to the top and then turn right back onto the dirt trail and head back to Julius Kahn Park where the run starte.

-Make a pit stop at the restrooms/water fountain by the playground if you need to before continuing for the second part of your run. 
-Continue on the dirt trail towards Arguello. Turn right on Arguello. 
-Shortly after turning right you will cross the street and veer left onto Bay Area Ridge Trail.
-Continue on Bay Area Ridge Trail (again...look for signs and flour markings).
-You'll follow Bay Area Ridge Trail across Park Avenue. Roughly a 1/4 mile later look for flour markings on your RIGHT and continue following Bay Area Ridge Trail to Rob Hill Campground (it will be on your left). 
-At Rob Hill Campground, run on the paved path for a brief stretch and turn LEFT onto Washington Boulevard. 
-Run along Washington for 1/10th of a mile and cross over to Immigrant Point Overlook for an EPIC view! Turn around and head back the way you came until you reach our starting point at Julius Kahn Park!

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