SN: 114152 - 2019

Strolling Solano Avenue - Albany to Berkeley

Traditional Walk

Albany, California

Tay Tah Cafe, 1182 Solano Avenue, Albany, CA, 94706

Starting Sat, Oct 19th for 1 day

Open from 9:00 a m to 12:00 noon

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Ice Cream Parlors

Little Free Libraries

Make a Wish at a Water Fountain

Points of Reference

Take a Walk In a City Park

United States Post Offices

Walking the Path of Inventions

Long description

Explore this �United Nations� neighborhood with unique shops and restaurants representing many countries. 5K is 1A. Very small hills, paved trails and sidewalks. Appropriate for wheelchairs or strollers. About 800 ft. elevation gain. 10K is 3B Some significant hills and stair climbing, not suitable forstrollers or wheelchairs, paved trails and sidewalks.

Distance: 10K, 5K, Rating: 3B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: hard

Wheelchairs: hard

Comments

Best Parking: From Solano Avenue driving east, turn left on Stannage Avenue or Cornell Avenue, then proceed 1 block, crossing Washington Street. Look for curbside parking in this residential neighborhood. Restroom at Start and others at libraries and businesses along the way. Breakfast, lunch, and ice cream treats are sold at Tay Tah Caf?. Water should be carried on the route.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start

Tay Tah Cafe, 1182 Solano Avenue, Albany, CA, 94706. From Sacramento/Placer: I-80 West towards San Francisco. Exit 13 toward Albany. Left on Cleveland Avenue. 2nd Left onto Solano Avenue. From the South: I-880 N. Merge onto I-80 E/I-580 W via exit 46B toward San Rafael/Sacramento. Exit 13A Buchanan Street. Right at stoplight onto Buchanan Street toward Albany. 1st Left onto Pierce Street. (If you miss this corner, continue to San Pablo Ave. and turn left.) Right on Solano Avenue. From the West: I-80 East across the Bay Bridge towards Oakland. Exit 13A Buchanan Street. Right at stoplight onto Buchanan Street toward Albany. 1st Left onto Pierce Street. (If you miss this corner, continue to San Pablo Ave. and turn left.) Right on Solano Avenue. From the East: From I-680 North or South at Walnut Creek, merge onto CA-24 West through Caldecott Tunnel. Exit 2B onto I-580 W/I-80 E toward Berkeley and Sacramento. . Exit 13A Buchanan Street. Right at stoplight onto Buchanan Street toward Albany. 1st Left onto Pierce Street. (If you miss this corner, continue to San Pablo Ave. and turn left.) Righton Solano Avenue.

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