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Forbidden Drive on Weekdays

Thanks for any insight: I want to start running on Forbidden Drive on weekdays between 9-noon -- entering at Ginette and doing a 4-6 mile run (to Rittenhouse and then back to valley green and then back to Ginette). I run alone, no headphones. Can anyone advice on what the path is like around that time, e.g. pretty populated, absolutely deserted, a person here or there?

Thank you!

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Re: Forbidden Drive on Weekdays

Hi Snado.

I'm not familiar with the Ginette entrance to the park, but it sounds like it must be relatively close to Valley Green, is that right? You should not have a problem in that section of the park during daylight hours. It will be quiet, but not dead, during the week and is generally safe.

We have a Facebook group, which gets a lot more traffic than this forum. If you'd like to solicit the opinions of others, I recommend posting there. Here's the link:

I hope this helps. Feel free to email me if you'd like any more info.

Happy Trails!

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Re: Forbidden Drive on Weekdays

thank you!!! heading to FB now.

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