Rice University is centrally located and has a very pretty campus for running. Enjoy walking paths lined with magnificent oak trees, an ivy-covered gate, an lovely buildings. A 2.9-mile dirt trail that goes around the campus is great for running.
- Hermann Park, just east across Main St.
- Brays Bayou, which is just south of and connects to Hermann Park
- West University Place neighborhood, which has lovely, tree-lined streets featuring gorgeous homes (we’ve mapped a route from Sunset Blvd. to Mandell to North Boulevard to Morningside to Rice Blvd.)