South Mountain Park

South Mountain is one of the Phoenix area’s best known and most beloved fitness landmarks! Rising from the desert South of Phoenix, the park offers and expansive trail system with dozens of trails of varying difficulty. While the trails themselves are primarily dirt and rock, there are also smooth roads throughout the park that are suitable for cycling, as mountain …

Lake Montebello

Located just slightly to the northeast of the Inner Harbor, Lake Montebello is part of the Baltimore Marathon course and a popular place for residents to exercise. The 1.6-mile loop around the lake is divided into separate lanes for cyclists and pedestrians. Trash cans, benches and water fountains are available around the lake, and stations for circuit training are also …

Fresh Pond

Just across the Charles River from downtown Boston is Cambridge, the home of Harvard University. Take the Red Line train to the Alewife station, and just ¾ mile away is a lovely park called Fresh Pond where cyclists and pedestrians alike can get in a workout. Access is an easy 10-minute walk from the Alewife station, as the Minuteman Bikeway …

Garden of the Gods Park

If you go to Colorado Springs and don’t make time to visit Garden of the Gods Park, you’re seriously missing out. This amazing natural resource is free to the public and chock-full of great trails and paths for fitness enthusiasts who are looking for a great view. Grab a trail map at the Visitor’s Center and prepare to enjoy the …