Hunters Woods Elementary School
Colts Neck Road at Steeplechase Drive
3 Mile Walk
Measured: 3.0 miles
View: Start Location
- From school, head left along Colts Neck Road to cross Steeplechase Drive.
- Continue on asphalt path and cross Jackstay Terrace.
- Right on path to cross Colts Neck towards tennis courts.
- Veer sharp right to stay on asphalt path.
- Just after raised manhole cover, take a left on asphalt path. (Watch for nesting hawks.) Cross bridge.
- Cross bridge #71, #70 and Colts Neck Drive. Continue on asphalt path.
- Cross bridge #68. Twenty-five yards later turn left onto nature trail.
- Cross over bridge #66.
- Turn right on asphalt path, go straight up wooden steps to cross road.
- Then head left over stream, across long, narrow footbridge with rails (bridge #112).
- Right on Triple Crown (no sidewalk or path). Just before first house, hang a sharp right, to nature trail (next to standing map of area).
- Continue on nature trail to asphalt path. Left onto asphalt path.
- Some time later (keep your eyes peeled), head left uphill on nature trail (next to 4-foot tall green cable cylinder).
- Left at low green cable box towards houses at top of hill.
- Go through cul de sac toward street.
- Left on asphalt path parallel to Triple Crown Road. Last block will be on the street (no sidewalk or path).
- Right on path which abuts Steeplechase. (Yell "Hi" to any runners you see -- they need encouragement.).
- Cross Colts Neck (walking past the school) and continue on Steeplechase; path ends so you will have to walk in the street.
- Right on Paddock Lane. Stay on Paddock as it bends to the right and brings you back to the school.