**Final Update July 6th 12:28pm Have Fun***
Up the large driveway onto the trail
Make a right on the Westside Beltline Trail
Stay on unpaved section and DON’T go up concrete ramp.
Eventually it starts to be paved again as you approach Rat Tunnel.
At Washington Park when it dead ends. – Go left on Path trail.
Go right on Stafford. Go down hill and turn off the road to go right towards the power station.
Go around power station by going left at the end of the building and go up the hill that has a fence directly on your left. Follow up to and merge onto Stafford.
Turn right on Mobile and left on Mayson Turner and left on Joseph E. Boone.
Go to 2nd light and take a right to continue on Mayson Turner. Mayson Turner turns into Chappelle. Continue and turn right on North Ave.
Turn right on North Avenue and follow under Marta and train track bridges to the stop sign and dead end into a fence and go left.
Follow road to intersection (first light) at Donald Lee Hollowell or Bankhead Highway. Make a right.
Make a left on James Lowery Boulevard in front of Shell Gas station.
Follow to West Marietta.
Make a left at the intersection in front of Kings Plow sign.
Make a right onto Marietta Boulevard NW. Turn right onto Huff road.
Follow all way until it dead ends into Howell Mill. Take a left on Howell mill.
Make a right on to 17th Street.
Cross over Northside. Follow 17th Street through Atlantic station and pass W. Peachtree And Peachtree St NE.
Take a right as it dead ends then quick left to stay on 17th. Straight when it hits the rotary at Inman.
Then right at next rotary into the Prado. Pass Barksdale and take next Left on Westminster Drive.
Continue past Park Lane until you see Piedmont Ave. Cross Piedmont Ave towards dead end sign.
Shortly there after – You will see some blue gates on both sides of the road.
Take the blue gates to the right. Take the rocks and bridge just beyond the gates. Not that paved path that most people are on.
Next, You will run into Monroe and 10th. This will be the beginning of the paved (and highly populated) East Side Belt Line. There are several places here to find hydration, nutrition and restrooms.
Wave to people. Say hello. Enjoy that you are among the human race again. This is the most people you will see all day along your route.
You will run over Ponce De Leon and what is now the bustling Ponce City Market to your right.
There usually is a King of Pops stand nearby as well.
As you continue to pass, pour one out for the ghost of Murder Kroger which is now gone.
While you continue along the Beltline, you may several pool parties . It will be half naked people laughing and drinking. Your brain will tell you that you should be there instead. Your mind is not your friend. Your heart knows you are doing exactly what you should be going. Plus deep down those people wish they could be you .
Stay on The BeltLine until it ends at Irwin Street and a giant fence.
Icebox is on your immediate left. Take a left on Irwin/Lake then a quick right onto Krog Street.
Krog Street Market aka The Hipster Apocalypse is on your left. Again, you can stop and refuel, and or poop, just don’t say we sent you.
Stay straight on Bill Kennedy Way. You will be running over Interstate 20.