DISTANCE: Approximately 5.0 miles / 8.0 kilometers
LOCATION: Central Park, start at the NYRR RUNCENTER featuring the New Balance Run Hub
BEST TIME TO RUN: Early morning or early evening. During the day, there is limited shade and lots of foot traffic.
The Mall and Literary Walk
Bethesda Fountain and Terrace
The Obelisk (Cleopatra's Needle)
Fred Lebow Statue
TCS New York City Marathon Finish Line
TIPS: Stay in the designated running lane. There are cyclists and pedestrians in the park, so stay alert. This route offers convenient access to bathrooms and water fountains.
STRAVA: Central Park
Points of Interest
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