Great running path.

Yall. I just did a 70 minute run on the Couch to 10k program, and I was only supposed to do 57 today. The trick is in the location. My favorite place to run is the Mt. Vernon trail – it’s flat, runs alongside the Potomac, and is absolutely gorgeous this time of year.

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You can park for free at Roosevelt Island, then just take the trail to the right. Somedays I’ll go all the way to Reagan Airport and back, (about a 5 mile loop), but today I took a detour and went across the Roosevelt Bridge to see the cherry blossoms! SO worth it 🙂 I know several people live further out, but if you can make it down here on a Sunday or Saturday, I have a hunch you’ll love this place too.

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Happy Losing!

kp