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DOWNLOAD THE ALL-SEASON GUIDE TO 20 GREAT U.S. CITIES FOR RUNNERS
Filled with dense urban spaces and wide open places, the diversity and regionality of the United States makes it perfect for continued exploration. For a runner, getting on your gear and heading out for a run is an excellent way to explore a new city – to take in the sights and discover the “feel” of a place, and to get your bearings for later, leisurely wanderings.
There are many cities across the U.S. that take running very seriously. The level of care and attention that are given to a city’s trails is a huge indicator as to how important the running community is within a city’s priorities. Restrooms, water fountains, paved and natural trails and other facilities are common investments that help signal how much of a priority a city can make for outdoor activity.
In this ebook, we have prepared a list that highlights just a handful of the best U.S. cities for runners. For our purposes, we focus mainly on bigger cities, places that have a developed running culture, plenty of sights to see, urban or nearby natural trails.