Ring Road and North Shore Drive
3 Mile Walk
Measured: 3.1 miles
- From pool turn left on path along North Shore Drive for about 1/4 mile.
- Go under Becontree Lane.
- Right on asphalt path at "T" intersection.
- Left on sidewalk along North Shore Drive, crossing Wiehle Avenue on overpass.
- Stay to the right towards North Shore. Go left on North Shore.
- After passing Lake Anne Park take the asphalt path on the left.
- Follow path under Moorings Drive.
- Cross Chimney House Road to walk down the wide steps straight ahead.
- Walk through Lake Anne Plaza toward the high-rise (Heron House).
- Turn right to follow the water at the end of the high-rise.
- Cross bridge into Waterview Cluster. Turn left to follow the sidewalk to the end of the cluster.
- Continue straight on asphalt path, passing marina on left.
- At "T" intersection turn left.
- The path becomes a cement sidewalk in front of a group of homes. Stay on the sidewalk.
- At the end of the homes the sidewalk turns into an asphalt path again.
- At first street/parking area turn left onto cement sidewalk in front of homes with small playground on right.
- The sidewalk turns into an asphalt path when street ends. Lake will appear on left again.
- Asphalt path emerges onto a cul-de-sac. Follow the sidewalk to the left to the other end of the road. Sidewalk will end.
- Turn left onto asphalt path which will cross the Lake Anne dam.
- Cross Inlet Court and bear right, then left to continue along Wiehle Ave.
- Turn left onto overpass to cross Wiehle Avenue at North Shore Drive.
- Take first path on right into the woods and a quick left onto another path.
- Retrace steps on path going under Becontree and back to Uplands pool. For a little more distance walk around Ring Road on the sidewalk (0.59 mi. per loop).