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Scranton Trails: Upper Trail

The latest in my Scranton Trails series picks up where my “Middle Trail” installment left off. We resume from Middle Trail and make our way on to Upper Trail, also known as Ore Mine Road. It follows an old abandoned … Continue reading

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Scranton Trails: Dunmore Reservoir

While I wouldn’t quite recommend The Dunmore Reservoir to the casual runner, as it gets quite steep and rocky at times, it’s a great place for hiking, trail running or mountain biking. Or dirt biking/quadding if that’s your thing. So … Continue reading

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Scranton Trails: The Lackawanna River Heritage Trail

Been a while since I’ve posted here, but I’ve started a new YouTube series covering trails and places to run in the area. This is similar to my Places to Run in Scranton blogs, but this time it’s in video … Continue reading

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2015 Running Diary #5: Decisions, Decisions

Hey, it’s only been a month since my last update. Pretty prolific by my standards. That said, my running has been quite well since my last entry. I still have minor assorted things bothering me, namely my stubborn groin injury … Continue reading

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2015 Running Diary #2: Night Running

I’ve never been an early bird. I’ve always felt the most alert later in the day. Unfortunately, the vast majority of races are held in the mornings. Finding a night race is a hard thing to do, which is why … Continue reading

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2015 Running Diary #1: The Scranton Half Marathon

Well, it sure has been a while. Two years mired in apathy and lassitude have left me as a shell of my former self. As far as running goes anyway. But, hey, I did a half marathon yesterday. So hopefully … Continue reading

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2014 Running Diary #3: Breaking New Ground

After maxing out my mileage in the lower 30s several times over the past year in my various attempts to get myself back in shape, I finally managed to crack 35 miles this week. Furthermore, I did a 5K road … Continue reading

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