Category: South Side Flats

160: Get the Gist

Unique Streets: 7 Miles Walked: 6 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): S. 12th Street, E. Carson Street, S. 14th Street, S. 11th Street, Bradish Street, P….

138: Mind the GAP Trail

Unique Streets: 10 Miles Walked: 8.15 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day, underlined are not in the city): Technology Drive, Middle Access Drive, 2nd Avenue, Hot Metal…

130: A Run/Walk with the Hash House Harriers

Unique Streets: 2 Miles Walked: 5.88 Miles Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): Arlington Avenue, Boggs Avenue, P. J. McArdle Roadway, Shiloh Street, Thorpe Way, Virginia Avenue,…

78: Big Dog, Big Jim’s, Big Rain

There is still so much of Greenfield to explore! I got to walk some of it today and even ventured into the new Hazelwood Green. I started out my walk in the South Side Flats on Sarah Street between S. 28th and S. 27th. The first thing I noticed was an old bakery that appears to be closed permanently. Looking in the windows it was easy to imagine what it would have been like when the display cases were filled and coffee poured out of the double pot Bunn-o-matic.

65: South Shore, The Bluff, Crawford-Roberts, SS Flats

The Bluff is an area of Pittsburgh I’ve been looking forward to exploring since I started this project. The Bluff aka Uptown has been known by many other names over the years: Soho, Boyd’s Hill, Ayer’s Hill.

Day 53: South Side Flats/Slopes & Arlington/Heights

Unique Streets: 57 Miles Walked: 6.31 Street Names (italicized have been already walked on another day): E. Carson Street, S 28th Street, Carey Way, S 29th Street, Sarah Street, Steve…

Day 32: South Side Flats

Unique Streets Walked: 5 Miles Walked: .85 Street Names: S. 24th, S. 25th, S. 27th, S. 26th, Wharton Court Today my family and I had a short after dinner walk…

Day 14: South Side Flats

Unique Streets Walked: 43 Miles Walked: 4.17 Street Names: E. Carson, S. 12th, Bingham, S. 13th, Roland, Sarah, Cunliffe, S. 11th, Bradish, P.J. McArdle, S. 9th, Selby, S. 10th, Pretense,…