408k Route / Shamrock Run Route / Silicon Valley Half Marathon Route
This is our top pick for running routes in the South Bay, no other selections come close. Blast some mariachi and bagpipes in your headphones and run the race routes of our San José series races. Cruise by the SAP Center, Santana Row, San Pedro Square, San José State, Japantown and more.
For an in depth look at the trail system in the Bay Area, check out the All Trails website. The site is a treasure trove of information on running, biking and hiking the trails as well as animal observation, wildflower blooms, camping and more.
Our Pick: Anything on the Los Gatos Creek Trail for reminiscing about the original SVHM race days
Mark Lowenstein at the website Great Runs has put together a huge selection of routes in the Silicon Valley area. From the San Francisco Airport down to Carmel, there is bound to be a route for your style and interest.
Our Pick: Halls Valley Trail in Alum Rock
If you’re planning on tackling a trail run or exploring the South Bay trails, check out the Trail Run Project website. The site is a great resource for trail levels, maps and elevation statistics. Information about trails is geared for running the trails, so bear that in mind if you’re using the site for hiking information.