Tag: trail

104: Lucky Coins on Friday the Thirteenth (Duquesne Heights/Mt. Washington)

Unique Streets: 14 Miles Walked: 6.5 Street Names: (italicized have been walked on another day): W. Station Square Drive, Greenleaf Street, Bradley Street, Fingal Street, Republic Street, Grandview Avenue, Bigham…

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,…

63: West End & Elliott

Today I decided to walk in West End. I often drive through the area to avoid tunnel traffic on my way to walks and today was the day when I would tackle it.

62: Strip District, Polish Hill and a teeny tiny part of Lower Lawrenceville

This post is dedicated to my cat, Apollo Creed RIP 8/22/06-5/6/19

58: South Shore, North Shore, Golden Triangle

My walk today was different than most of my others in that I covered a lot of miles but not that many streets. I parked at the bottom of the Duquesne Incline and started off towards the West End Bridge.

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 52: Greenfield/Four Mile Run

Today I brought a caravan to Greenfield. My friend Amy, her daughter Sophia, my son Johnny, and I set off on a breezy walk down Greenfield Ave towards the Greenfield Bridge.

Day 49: Duquesne Heights

Today I finished walking almost all of the streets in Duquesne Heights. There are still a few on the other side of Saw Mill Run Boulevard that are technically in this neighborhood but I will have to hit them another day.

Day 31: Chateau/Manchester

Unique Streets: 36 Miles Walked: 3.72 Street Names (Italicized streets have already been walked): Oxline, Liverpool, Preble, W. North, Beaver, Kroll, N. Point, Belmont, Lighthill, Casino, Sproat, Reedsdale, Boyce, Walker,…