Bridges to Somewhere

My Garmin spits out a verdict on “elevation gained” for every run. A rollicking 7-mile trail run in the woods of Kentucky last week? 776 feet. A 5k jaunt up the ski slopes last fall on Windham Mountain? 1550 feet. This morning’s 4-miler through the blizzard in the flats of …

Taylor Street Tango

No idea if Taylor Street between Pine and California is one of the steepest blocks in San Fran. But it is steep enough that on one sidewalk the city planners went ahead and made it a stairway. Thank god, as it makes the trip down so much easier on my …