Purpose: For all hikers who want to walk non-stop with moderate pace, for 5 miles through west end-Vanderbilt area.
Route-1: Acklen Ave-Love Circle- Orleans Dr-32nd Ave-Blakemore Ave- Natchez trace-Kensington plce-24th ave-Vanderbilt pl-25 Ave-Garland Ave-Vanderbilt campus-peabody college-21st Ave-Belcourt Ave-Fannie Maes Park-Eakin Elementary.
Route-2: (see map-2 below) We will start at Eakin, but follow different streets, return back to Eakin via love circle as shown in map-2
Start time: 6.00 pm.
Distance: 5 miles
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Changes in RSVP in the last hour: If you decide in the last hour to come for the hike or drop out of the event or getting late by a few minutes, please inform one of us by phone call or text message: Raju,[masked]; Steve:[masked] 2688. This helps the group to wait for you or depart in time.
Pace: Moderate to Fast
In general, we walk as 2 or more small groups (moderate or fast paced) so that a member can join any of the mini groups based on his/her comfort level.
Ink drawn trail of route: http://www.runningmap.com/?id=642033
Ink drawn trail of route-2/map-2: http://www.runningmap.com/?id=713496
Google maps and landmarks:
Start site: Eakin Elementary & 26th Ave:
Acklen &Love circle:
New Orleans & 32nd Ave:
32nd Ave, Belcourt Ave, & Natchez Trace, Vanderbilt
Vanderbilt, and 21st Ave:
Vanderbilt, 21st Ave, Vanderbilt, Fannie Mae & Eakin Elementary: