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Running in United States

Show on the map There are 56 areas in United States. See them all below. Texas, California, Ohio, New York and Florida has the most runnable places.

Good to know about running in United States

You can find some high altitude places in United States where the elevation is 1500m5000ft or more above sea level.
Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming are some of the highest located states.

Highly rated places to run in United States

Kezar Stadium / San Francisco / California 400m synthetic track
Central park / New York City / New York Asphalt/Concrete running spot with some hills

About track availability in United States

The tracks at public shools are generally open to the public outside of the times for school and after school activities.
Ask the school to make sure what rules apply at the track in question.

Running at tracks owned by private schools or the military is generally forbidden.

Climate in United States

The climate differs a lot in different parts of United States. The yearly average temperature in Leadville, Colorado is -1°C30°F compared to Islamorada, Florida where it is 25°C77°F.

One of the best areas for running, temperature-wise, should be around Coos Bay, Oregon. The temperature there seldom gets below 0°C40°F or over 25°C80°F. On the negative side, Coos Bay gets a lot of rainfall.

More detailed information about the weather in United States can be found on the page for each city.

Forest Park / Portland / Oregon Very hilly trail running spot

Blog posts mentioning United States

Great movies about running in RTR-blog.
...We see him inspiring lyrics for John Lennon, meeting presidents, and coining catchphrases that are still used all over the United States....
...We also see Forrest embark on a cross-country run across the entire United States , where he developed a cult-like following of people wanting to run with him....
...Prefontaine is thought of as one of the best in the United States, and had he lived in a time that had more progressive rules for Olympic participation when it came to distinctions between amateur and professional athletes, and had he had a better support and coaching network once he was out of the c...
Iconic Races in RTR-blog.
...Boston Marathon – Boston , MA , United States Held in April every year, the Boston Marathon is every amateur runner’s dream....
...Bay to Breakers – San Francisco , CA , United States Bay to Breakers is a 12k race held in San Francisco that features an amazing route from the downtown area of San Francisco to the Great Highway, which is a road on the western edge of the city....
...Chicago Marathon – Chicago , IL , United States The Chicago Marathon is a World Marathon Major that is accessible and epic....
Local Phenomena in Running in RTR-blog.
...Turkey Trots – United States Thanksgiving is a very American holiday, and every major city in the United States has a Turkey Trot over the holiday weekend....
...Shamrock Runs – United States Shamrock Runs exist in most major cities in the US....
Most Popular Places for Training at Altitude in RTR-blog.
...Flagstaff , Arizona , United States 2100m/6900ft Situated close to the Grand Canyon, Flagstaff is a popular destination in the US for those wanting to train at altitude....
...Boulder , Colorado , United States 1600/5200ft Boulder is a great town to visit if you’re looking to combine your altitude training with a vacation....

Comments on places around United States

Dave Keenan - on 400m synthetic track
The track has been removed and replaced with a heli-pad for the adjacent hospital
Visit report on Ekängens IP
Very nice. Public restrooms open.
Anonymous user - on Saint Marys College High School
Doesn't look like it's open to the public. It's been locked every time I've run past it
Anonymous user - on Aberdeen High School
Track is currently under construction, possibly until after summer 2024.
Anonymous user - on Aberdeen High School
The track is a safe space to run privately anytime outside of school hours. If events are held at ..

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