August 18, 2018 – West Bloomfield

August 18, 2018 – West Bloomfield

All routes – turn left out of the parking lot, then turn right onto Park Rd. Turn right on East Ave, then left on Thornell. Turn left on West Bloomfield.

For 9.2 miles, turn left on Canfield, then left on Pittsford Mendon Rd. Turn right onto Hedge Wood Lane. Look for a trail between two houses on the left. Take the trail over to Wren Field Lane – Turn left. Then find the trail at the end of the cul-de-sac over to Van Voorhis. Turn right on Van Voorhis. Turn left on East, then right on Thornell and return to the basin and the parking lot.

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For 12.3 miles, from West Bloomfield, turn left on Smith, then left on Pittsford Mendon Rd. Turn right onto Hedge Wood Lane. Look for a trail between two houses on the left. Take the trail over to Wren Field Lane – Turn left. Then find the trail at the end of the cul-de-sac over to Van Voorhis. Turn right on Van Voorhis. Turn left on East, then right on Thornell and return to the basin and the parking lot.

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For 15 miles – from West Bloomfield, turn left on 251 then left on Pittsford Mendon Rd (Rt. 64). Turn right onto Hedge Wood Lane. Look for a trail between two houses on the left. Take the trail over to Wren Field Lane – Turn left. Then find the trail at the end of the cul-de-sac over to Van Voorhis. Turn right on Van Voorhis. Turn left on East, then right on Thornell and return to the basin and the parking lot.

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August 11, 2018 – Knickerbocker Hill by way of Cartersville Trail

August 11,2018 – Knickerbocker via Cartersville Trail

Turn right out of the parking lot. Pick up the trail behind the Marathon Gas Station just past the Marsh Rd bridge. Follow the Cartersville Trail along the south side of the canal until you are across from Knickerbocker. Head up Knickerbocker, then turn right on Pittsford Mendon Rd. At the 4 way intersection, go straight onto Stone. Stay with Stone up to Clover. Turn right on Clover, then pick up the canal. Follow the canal trail past Pittsford until you get to the Powerline – turn left under the power line, then take a right onto the Auburn Trail. Turn right on Mitchell, cross over the canal, then turn left on 96. Pick up the Cartersville trail and return to the basin. Distance is 11.8 miles.

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For 9 miles – When you get to the 4 way intersection on Pittsford Mendon Rd, turn right onto South Main St. Turn right into Schoen Place and pick up the canal, rejoining the main route.

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If you need something longer, when you get to the canal at Clover, a trip over to the JCC on the canaland back will add 2.4 miles for a total of 14.2 miles.

 

August 4, 2018 – The Fishers Run

August 4, 2018 – The Fishers Run

The traditional Fishers Run, from the parking lot is 9.5 miles – Turn left onto 96, right on Park Rd.  Turn left on Corduroy, and then left on Woolston.  Turn right on Fishers Rd, then left on Main St. Fishers.  Turn left on Log Cabin, then right on Lower Fishers, and then left on Benson.  Turn right on Fishers Rd, then return thru Powder Mills Park (left on Woolston, right on Corduroy, right on Park Rd)  Turn left on 96 and back to the parking lot.

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Note: You can skip the Lower Fishers option by staying on Log Cabin. This shortens any route by 1 mile.

You can skip Powder Mills Park on the way back by staying on Fishers Rd to 96. This shortens any route by 0.5 miles

For 7.5 miles – take 96 directly to Fishers Rd. Left on Main St. Fishers, then left on Log Cabin. Stay on Log Cabin, then left on Benson, right on Fishers Rd, then left on 96.

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For 12.5 miles – start with the standard route. At Main St. Fishers, turn right, then take a left on Old Dutch. Turn left on 251, left on Wangum, then right on Main St Fishers, and rejoin the standard route.     

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For 16 miles – Start with the 12.5 mile route. When on 251, add a loop by turning right on Strong, left on Dryer, left on Willis Hill, left on 251, then rejoin the 12.5 mile route when you turn right on Wangum.

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