Measured: 3 mile
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- Head toward the Wiehle Avenue end of the commuter lot.
- Cross Sunset Hills Road. Be alert when crossing the streets and entryways between Sunset Hills and Sunrise Valley Drive.
- Use the triangular island to cross Sunrise Valley Drive. Turn left on sidewalk along Sunrise Valley.
- At Upper Lake Drive turn right.
- Turn left onto path going into woods opposite Great Meadow Drive.
- Cross Headlands Circle. Continue on path through woods.
- Cross Upper Lake Drive (again) to continue on asphalt path past swimming pool on right, then along Sunrise Valley Drive.
- Turn right at Lakeport Way. Cross parking area, jogging left to follow path between houses and white railings and down the hill towards Lake Thoreau.
- Pass lake on right and ay Y intersection, go right.
- Cross road to stay on path going past marker #3.
- At next Y go to the left of the blue railing and bear left to follow the sidewalk clockwise around the shopping center.
- After Safeway, bear right and then left onto asphalt path which goes through the tunnel under South Lakes Drive.
- At T, go left. Path soon goes down a long, steep hill behind Thoreau Place Senior Citizens’ condo.
- Stay on path and cross Barton Hill Road. At tennis courts turn left.
- Cross Cross School Road.
- At W&OD Trail, turn left to cross Sunrise Valley Drive.
- Continue on W&OD Trail across Sunset Hills Road.
- Cross Wiehle Avenue ((you’ll see the fire station across Wiehle). Immediately turn left, then right and you’ll be back at the commuter lot.