Greg’s Riverrun 23k route ventures down to the southeast corner of Vancouver to the City’s newest neighbourhood development, the River District. Starting from the Cambie Running Room at 7th and Cambie, the route steps down past Hillcrest, Queen Elizabeth and Memorial South parks to the bike and pedestrian path along the North Arm of the Fraser River that leads through Gladstone Park and Riverfront Park to the River District.
Head back north again by climbing straight up Kerr or take the first of two optional 3-kilometre detours along the riverfront path to the foot of Boundary and back along East Kent through the heart of the new neighbourhood to stretch the run to 26k and get a first-hand look at the progress of the new neighbourhood.
3k Add-on Option 1 — continue EAST on path along the river — LEFT on Boundary — LEFT on either East Kent South or East Kent North — RIGHT on Kerr
Kerr forks LEFT after Killarney to become Rupert St — LEFT on Kingsway — RIGHT on Gladstone — at the Skytrain tracks, take path to the RIGHT then LEFT under the elevated tracks to rejoin Gladstone — LEFT on 19th — RIGHT on path into John Hendry Park — LEFT at the parking lot and go clockwise halfway around Trout Lake — exit at NORTH end of park onto Lakewood — LEFT on N. Grandview — LEFT on Clark — RIGHT on 7th — continue through gravel field at Mt Pleasant Elementary and rejoin 7th at the north end of Dude Chilling Park — LEFT on Kingsway and take crosswalk across Kingsway and Main Street — RIGHT on Main — LEFT on 7th back to Cambie OR:
3k Add-on Option 2 — RIGHT on Columbia — RIGHT on Athletes Way — RIGHT on Ontario — RIGHT on Broadway — RIGHT on Yukon — LEFT on 7th back to Cambie
Riverrun 29k Option