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City Running Tours

San Francisco, CA
877.415.0058
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Ranked #17 of 307 Activities in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Owner description: Book a Personal Running Tour today, and let us show you what makes San Francisco such an amazing city for running. I'm sure you will agree that one... more » Owner description: Book a Personal Running Tour today, and let us show you what makes San Francisco such an amazing city for running. I'm sure you will agree that one of the best ways to see and experience San Francisco is in a pair of running shoes. The weather and climate in San Francisco is almost ideal for running year round. In the winter, the San Francisco bay helps keep the temperature from dipping too far below 40 degrees, and breeze from the pacific helps keep the summer temps ideal for an afternoon run. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

I ran the "Sourdough Bakery and Fishermans Wharf 5K Run" together with John, my running guide for the day. Because there was no one else running with me, I had the feeling of a private tour. It was a pleasant run, ideal before having breakfast. John was knowledgeable and told me a lot of interesting things about the City and... More

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Caguas, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This was our first running tour and it was great. We booked a private 6 mile run with John. He came by our hotel 6:00AM sharp and took us to a great run from there to Golden Gate, running through Presidio. We had a surprise stop visiting Lucas Films offices, we had a blast! John knew a lot about the... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My run with John was conversational, fun and informative. He goes at your pace and is so personable that the time flies. A lovely way to spend an early morning in San Fran!

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Booked a private 6+ mile run for my wife and I with John. Left 8:30am from Union Square and we found that it was an excellent way to familiarise with the city and see a few cool things before the tourists took over. John chose a good route and proved to be very knowledgable guide on all things SF. We... More

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Whenever my husband and I visit a new place, we like to explore the area with a running tour. It's a great way to see the city and learn about favorite spots from a local perspective. On this trip, our guide John, took us on a 3 mile run. We started at the Ferry Building and ran out to Pier... More

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

So many positive things to say. Love the early morning start times. I took the Fisherman's Wharf tour, and it was perfect to see the area without tourists in the early morning. I also really appreciate that the tour is led by a local, who knows the city well and can offer more interesting information. Even though I booked a... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I really enjoyed the running tour with John. Since the other people postponed it ended up being a private tour, which I preferred. I haven't been running in a while and I don't run with others so this was a different experience. We kept a pace where I was still able to have a conversation and we walked when I... More

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Lake Worth, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

After booking a private tour, I read many favorable reviews on TripAdvisor. My expectations were high and John and his team met them. Booking was easy, the tour was informative and my 6+ mile run was a trip highlight. It was a great experience that you will not regret. His pictures were a nice touch too.

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Upland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Experience SF like you've never experienced before with John. He's a fantastic tour guide who shares various bits of interesting information about the city and food recommendations that only a local can provide. He is very knowledgeable and knows the picture perfect locations to visit. This running tour is accomodating to each specific runner and his or her fitness level.... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I absolutely loved my running tours with John! I booked two personalized running tours while attending a conference in San Francisco in May, 2014. I needed to do two training runs for a 50k race I was to run in June. I ran a 10k run and a 21k run with John. The highlight of my trip was running across... More

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