Big Bear to Rock Creek Park Exercise Course





141 ft

Begins in:
Washington, DC, United States
Created By:
Jay Cooper
Big Bear Cafe ( to Rock Creek Park Exercise Course (mile 4 - 5). Push-up bars, parallel bars, misc other stations, concluding with pull-up bars. <br> <br> Water fountains at mile markers: 2.25; 3; 5; 5.5; 6.5. Don&#039;t forget $2 for two &quot;power Krispy Kremes&quot; in Dupont Circle. <br> <br> Route: 1st St NE, climbing 300ft -&gt; LEFT on Michigan (look up to see the National Cathedral) -&gt; stay along the reservoir to get to Harvard St -&gt; follow Harvard St (note: the street takes a turn to the right at the 16th st/Columbia/Harvard intersection--go through the park, past the water fountain, to get back onto Harvard) -&gt; cross over Rock Creek Parkway -&gt; LEFT on sidewalk -&gt; LEFT onto bridge opposite Zoo entrance -&gt; make way to Beach Dr/Rock Creek Pwy bike path -&gt; RIGHT on path at tunnel (or follow narrow sidewalk in tunnel) -&gt; follow path along creek until it rejoins with Rock Creek Pwy at the tunnel exit -&gt; Reach Exercise Course just before 4-mile mark -&gt; Follow paved path for 1 mile until reaching P St. -&gt; take path up ramp to access P St -&gt; RIGHT on P St -&gt; Take P St all the way to Logan Circle -&gt; Take Rhode Island all the way to R St -&gt; RIGHT on R St and continue back to Big Bear <br> <br> the way to the Zoo entrance RIGHT on N St -&gt; take path (when N St ends) up to P St, through park -&gt; EAST on P St, through Dupont Circle -&gt; at Logan Circle, take Rhode Island -&gt; EAST on R St and return to Big Bear
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