Show Me the trails in St. Louis, Missouri

By December 31, 2015Run

Run St Louis

Show me the trails! Whether you’re a local or a tourist, experience nature, history and art while running these awesome trails in the Show Me state.


Edgar M. Queeny Park

Queeny Park crop

Distance: 4 miles

Start at the southernmost tip of the Hawk Ridge Trail (or “red” trail). Bear right at the fork, and follow the trail as it heads north along Mason Road. Bear left along the north end of the park and left again to head south. Bear right at the fork, continue south, and return to the start.

Forest Park Loop

Distance: 5.65 miles

Starting at Lindell Boulevard and Washington Drive, head east on the paved path inside the park. Follow the path as it winds around the baseball fields on the south side of the park. Bear right as the path heads north along Skinker Boulevard, then east along Lindell Boulevard, and return to the start.

Riverfront Trail

Distance: 7.8 miles

Start at the corner of Sullivan Boulevard and Poplar Street and head north. Continue on Lewis Street, and bear right at the intersection with Ashley Street to pick up the bike path. Pass under the McKinley Bridge. At the second bridge (a railroad bridge on Penrose Street), turn around and return to the start.

This article originally appeared on Competitor.com.


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