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Here are the 11 best running routes in Chengdu.
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Highlights: Long routes and lively organic background music
This route, easily the most scenic, epitomizes the Chengdu running expetince, weaving the city's pastand present. Anshun Bridge, Hejiang Pavilion, Shui Jing Fang, Shangri-La Hotel, Lan Kwai Fong, Wang Jiang Park...
East Lake Park
Highlights: Wide road and outstanding environment
East Lake is known as "Chengdu's lung". The only ecological lake within the Third Ring Road, the area provides spacious asphalt Running tracks, excellent lighting condition, and it's superior nature. If you prefer your physical exertions close to nature, this should be high on your list.
Fu Nan River Huo Shui Park
Highlights: Scenic trackwithplentyoftrees
From the park to the 339 TV Tower, the night view hereis very beautiful. There are so many trees. Many runners like to run along the river.
Bailuzhou Wetland Park
Coursingthrougha1, 350-acreecologicalpark,this9-kilometerroutewillmeet the demands of long-distance runners.Theheavyvegetationalsoattractsalotofbirdstorest,henceit's nickname: Egret Island.
Jinjiang 198 LOHAS
Highlight: specifically designed for wellness and sustainability
The 198 LOHAS is the first large green road in Jinjiang. It is next to the "Happy Merlin" and the Golden Harbour track. The track also offers specialized cycling tracks.
Highlights: Quiet, less foot traffic, and good greenery
Mountain park, away from downtown, and nice green environment.
There are two uphill and downhill paths suitable for jogging. You could exercise leg muscles at moderate intensity here..
Huan Hua Xi Park
Highlight: Five star forest park in Chengdu
The only five star forest park in Chengdu. It is next to the Du Fu Thatched Cottage Museum. The park is clean, and the air there is fresh. Take your time and enjoy Huan Hua Xi Park's cultural atmosphere and scenery.
Bai Hua Tan Park
Highlight: Suitable for running and thinking
The whole park is elegantly constructed with lush flowers and trees.
Dong Po Sports Park
Highlights: Elegant environment with fully equipped exercise facilities
A forest-style sports center. One lap there is 900 meters.
Sichuan University Wangjiang campus
Highlight: Less traffic, standard plastic tracks
Wangjiang campus has standard plastic track for running. There is also less traffic on campus. One minus point is that in the evening lots of students and people who live nearby will throng the place.
Jin Cheng Lake
Highlight: It's meant to be a running place
Jincheng Lake is next to the International Center. The park has lush vegetation, and the water is clean. You can fully enjoy nature's comfort there. In total, there are four lakes. Circling around one lake is about 2.7km, and trying to cover all four should be plenty as a workout.