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110: Duck Hollow with George

Unique Streets: 5 Miles Walked: .68 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): 2nd Avenue, MacFarren Street, Ettwein Street, Blackmore Street, Canine Lane, Ettwein Way If you search…

102: That time I kidnapped my family (South Side Slopes)

Unique Streets: 2 Miles Walked: 2.23 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): Arlington Avenue, Conway Street, Eccles Street, Sterling Street, Quarry Street, Saber Way, S. 18th Street,…

4/28/19 Family Adventure to Arthurdale, WV & Friendship Hill National Historic Site

This is my first post documenting our family adventures. We try to make them a weekly occurrence on Saturdays or Sundays (sometimes both!) We all pile in our conversion van and head out for a few hours to see sights in the area.

57: Washington’s Landing (Troy Hill)

George and I took advantage of the sunshine this morning and visited Washington’s Landing, aka Herr’s Island. This tiny island sits in the Allegheny River at the bottom of Troy Hill, the neighborhood which it technically belongs to.

Day 38: Squirrel Hill South and Point Breeze

Unique Streets: 9 Miles Walked: 1.14 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): Beechwood, Frick Park, Frick Park Access, Elysian, Hastings, Kingston, Reynolds, Edgerton, Gettysburg, Polos Tuesday in…

Day 36: Morningside/Highland Park

Unique Streets: 4 Miles Walked: .65 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): N Negley, Callowhill, Elgin, King, Cordova, Mellon Terrace Today was the day of the annual…

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 30: Fineview

Unique Streets Walked: 32 Miles Walked: 2.16 Street Names: Warren, Carrie, Sam, Hargnette, Ural, Pilsen, Riga, Pitham, Rising Main, Pynchon, Peekskill, Hazelton, Glenrose, Biggs, Marsonia, Osgood, Tarpon, Lafayette, Red, Quincy,…

Day 28: Perry North

Unique Streets Walked: 16 Miles Walked: 1.24 Street Names: Perrysville, Hemphill, De Foe, Wales, Semicir, Stimple, Mairdale, Baytree, Bijou, Ackley, Capus, Bonvue, Zolium, Waldorf, Grizella, Franklin George and I headed…

Day 24: Elliott

Unique Streets Walked: 17 Miles Walked: 1.47 Street Names: W. End Overlook, Fairview, Elkton, Comstock, Valonia, Advent, Uvilla, Marena, Marlow, Plover, Parnassus, Lorenz, Ramona, Rue Grande Vue, Najavo, Ironside, Paula…