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Spectacular Residential Neighborhoods for Running: United States

Running through a pretty residential neighborhood with wide, tree-lined streets and gorgeous homes is one of running’s great pleasures. This is a guide to 50 favorite neighborhoods, culled from 250+ routes tagged with our ‘gorgeous residential’ keyword. The neighborhoods on this list are centrally-located, classic older residential areas, many of which are designated historic districts, The order is alphabetical, by city. For a more complete list, see the Fantastic Neighborhoods category.

Georgetown: Waterfront, Wooded Trails, & ‘Runseeing Tour’!

Washington, D.C.: Central

Wonderful running options in this historic neighborhood that can be mix & matched: waterfront running on the Capital Crescent/C&O Canal Trail, or east along the Potomac to the National Mall; our Gerorgetown 'runseeing' tour; Glover Archibold Trail.

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