Saturday 12/28 Running Routes

December 28th – 3rd Annual Mt. Bonnell/Mimosa Run –

Meet at the Austin High Tennis Courts by the Restrooms under the MoPac bridge off Veteran’s – Happy New Year Run!

Full Marathon Green Group: 16 Mileshttp://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/332226937

Directions:

  • Right – Veteran’s
  • Left – Lake Austin (cross the road – to the north side)
  • Right – Hearn to dead end
  • Left – 8th
  • 1st Right – Possum Trot (careful around 12th…stay on Possum Trot) to dead end
  • Left – Enfield
  • 1st Right – Exposition
  • 1st Left – Bonnie
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – 35th
  • Left – Old Bull Creek Rd.
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Rd. Up the stairs to see the view!
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Dr.
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – Mt. Barker – another climb
  • Mt. Barker curves right and turns into Crestway Dr.
  • Crestway curves left and eventually dead ends into Perry
  • Right – Perry Ln. WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • Left – Balcones
  • Right – Hancock (go over MoPac)
  • Right – Shoal Creek
  • Right – 38th
  • Quick Right – 38th
  • 38th turns into Bull Creek Rd.
  • Left – 45th (go under MoPac)
  • 45th turns into Highland Terrace
  • Highland Terrace curves left onto Perry Ln. WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • Left – Madrona Dr.
  • Left – Glen Rose Dr.
  • Right – Edgemont Dr.
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – 35th
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Right – Scenic
  • Right – Scenic to the top of the big hill…enjoy the view
  • Left – Stevenson Ave.
  • Right – Rockmoor
  • Right – Cherry (turns into Scenic briefly and then into Lake Austin Blvd.)
  • Right – Veteran’s back to the start!

Full Marathon Yellow/Red/Orange Groups: 14 Miles – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/332229311

Directions:

  • Right – Veteran’s
  • Left – Lake Austin (cross the road – to the north side)
  • Right – Hearn to dead end
  • Left – 8th
  • 1st Right – Possum Trot (careful around 12th…stay on Possum Trot) to dead end
  • Left – Enfield
  • 1st Right – Exposition
  • 1st Left – Bonnie
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – 35th
  • Left – Old Bull Creek Rd.
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Rd. Up the stairs to see the view!
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Dr.
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – Mt. Barker – another climb
  • Mt. Barker curves right and turns into Crestway Dr.
  • Crestway curves left and eventually dead ends into Perry
  • Right – Perry Ln.  WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • Left – Balcones
  • Right – Hancock (go over MoPac)
  • Right – Shoal Creek
  • Right – 38th
  • Quick Right – 38th
  • 38th turns into Bull Creek Rd.
  • Left – 38th to dead end
  • Left – Jackson
  • Right – 35th
  • Left – Exposition
  • 1st Right – Warren to dead end
  • Left – Hillview to dead end
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – Scenic
  • Right – Scenic to the top of the big hill…enjoy the view
  • Left – Stevenson Ave.
  • Right – Rockmoor
  • Right – Cherry (turns into Scenic briefly and then into Lake Austin Blvd.)
  • Right – Veteran’s back to the start!

Full Marathon Short Option: 12 Mileshttp://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/334401847

Directions:

  • Right – Veteran’s
  • Left – Lake Austin (cross the road – to the north side)
  • Right – Hearn to dead end
  • Left – 8th
  • 1st Right – Possum Trot (careful around 12th…stay on Possum Trot) to dead end
  • Left – Enfield
  • 1st Right – Exposition
  • 1st Left – Bonnie
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – 35th
  • Left – Old Bull Creek Rd.
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Rd. Up the stairs to see the view!
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Dr.
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – Mt. Barker – another climb
  • Mt. Barker curves right and turns into Crestway Dr.
  • Crestway curves left and eventually dead ends into Perry
  • Right – Perry Ln. WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • Left – Balcones
  • Right – Hancock
  • Right – Fairview
  • Fairview curves right and turns into Big Bend Dr.
  • Left – Shadow Ln. to dead end
  • Right – Perry – curve left onto Balcones WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • 1st Left – Madrona
  • Left at the Y – onto Glen Rose Dr.
  • Glen Rose curves right onto Edgemont
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – 35th
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Right – Scenic
  • Right – Scenic to the top of the big hill…enjoy the view
  • Left – Stevenson Ave.
  • Right – Rockmoor
  • Right – Cherry (turns into Scenic briefly and then into Lake Austin Blvd.)
  • Right – Veteran’s back to the start!

 Half Marathon Green Group: 11 Mileshttp://www.mapmyrun.com/us/austin-tx/mt-bonnell-route-157006815

Directions:

  • Right – Veteran’s
  • Left – Lake Austin
  • Right – Exposition
  • Left – Bonnie* (1st left after Enfield)
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – 35th
  • Left – Old Bull Creek Rd.
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Rd. Up the stairs to see the view!
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Dr.
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – Mt. Barker – another climb
  • Mt. Barker curves right and turns into Crestway Dr.
  • Crestway curves left and eventually dead ends into Perry
  • Right – Perry Ln. WATER STOP – at Perry/Balcones
  • After crossing Balcones Perry turns into Madrona – you are on this road for about a block
  • Left at the Y – onto Glen Rose Dr.
  • Glen Rose curves right onto Edgemont
  • Left – Balcones
  • Left – 35th
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Right – Scenic
  • Right – Scenic to the top of the big hill…enjoy the view
  • Left – Stevenson Ave.
  • Right – Rockmoor
  • Right – Cherry (turns into Scenic briefly and then into Lake Austin Blvd.)
  • Right – Veteran’s back to the start!

Half Marathon Yellow/Red/Orange Groups: 9 Miles – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/334406465

OUT & BACK – Directions:

  • Right – Veteran’s
  • Left – Lake Austin
  • Right – Exposition
  • Left – Bonnie* (1st left after Enfield)
  • Right – Pecos WATER STOP – at Scenic/Pecos
  • Left – 35th
  • Left – Old Bull Creek Rd.
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Rd. Up the stairs to see the view!
  • Right – Mt. Bonnell Dr.
  • Turn around at Balcones and head back the exact same way you came!

* The maps have you taking Enfield to Pecos but the safest way is to take Bonnie. Enfield is not the safest road to run on between Expo/LAB.