Run around USA

Launched in 2016, Run around USA will see you pass through 108 town and cities across 34 states, including an 889 mile lap around Alaska. Starting in Pittsburgh and finishing in Washington, Run around USA is 10,670 MILES in length.

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Milestones

New York City 400mi

The most populous and international city in the USA; NYC is a collection of many neighbourhoods scattered among the city's five boroughs - each exhibiting its own lifestyle.

Plattsburgh 1,000mi

The City of Plattsburgh has many museums, recreation trails, fields, and beaches, with access to Lake Champlain where you will find great fishing and boating. The city holds the largest professional bass fishing tournament every year.

Idaho 3,970mi

17 states down... 17 to go as you reach Idaho, where you can explore over 4 million acres of wilderness and discover exclusive places to stay.

Anchorage 5,175mi

Alaska's largest city is known for its cultural sites, including the Alaska Native Heritage Centre. The city is also a gateway to nearby wilderness areas and mountains including the Chugach, Kenai and Talkeetna.

Los Angeles 6,510mi

A trend-setting global metropolis with an extraordinary history and a rich cultural heritage. The entertainment capital of the world, a cultural mecca boasting more than 100 museums, and a paradise of idyllic weather.

Houston 8,130mi

America's fourth-largest city is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, shopping and nightlife. Take a stroll through the historic Heights, spend the day exploring the Museum District or head down to the Space Centre.

Miami 9,440mi

One of the world's most popular vacation spots, the Miami area offers multiple enticements for everyone. The trendy nightlife of South Beach, bejewelled by the eye candy of the Art Deco district. The bustle of Calle Ocho and the highly caffeinated energy of Little Havana.

Washington DC 10,670mi

Monuments and memorials, eclectic neighbourhoods and true local flavor - the nation's capital is a place unlike any other. It's your home away from home with free museums and your Run around USA finish line.

The Journey

From To Distance KM Cumulative KMs
Pittsburgh Donegal 80 80
Donegal Bedford 95 175
Bedford Hershey 177 352
Hershey Conshohocken 132 484
Conshohocken New York City 159 643
New York City New Haven 123 767
New Haven Providence 165 933
Providence Boston 82 1015
Boston Portland 180 1195
Portland Meredith 132 1327
Meredith Lebanon 83 1411
Lebanon Middlebury 106 1517
Middlebury Plattsburgh 99 1617
Plattsburgh Tupper Lake 114 1731
Tupper Lake Watertown 152 1884
Watertown Sodus Point 159 2044
Sodus Point Buffalo 185 2229
Buffalo Conneaut 193 2422
Conneaut Sandusky 218 2641
Sandusky Detroit 185 2826
Detroit Albion 154 2980
Albion Elkhart 159 3140
Elkhart Chicago 183 3323
Chicago Ottawa 127 3450
Ottawa Davenport 160 3611
Davenport Dubuque 115 3727
Dubuque Onalaska 197 3925
Onalaska Northfield 202 4128
Northfield Monticello 130 4258
Monticello Alexandria 151 4409
Alexandria Fargo 173 4583
Fargo Jamestown 154 4738
Jamestown Bismarck 164 4902
Bismarck Dickinson 157 5060
Dickinson Glendive 157 5217
Glendive Miles City 120 5338
Miles City Billings 230 5568
Billings Livingston 188 5756
Livingston Butte 177 5933
Butte Missoula 188 6122
Missoula De Borgia 138 6260
De Borgia Coeur d'Alene 128 6389
Coeur d'Alene Ritzville 149 6538
Ritzville Ellensburg 181 6720
Ellensburg Seattle 177 6897
Seattle Alaska 0 6897
Alaska Willow 125 7023
Willow Cantwell 222 7245
Cantwell Fairbanks 239 7485
Fairbanks Big Delta 138 7623
Big Delta Tok 186 7810
Tok Gakona 191 8001
Gakona Glacier View 151 8153
Glacier View Anchorage 175 8328
Anchorage Alaska 0 8328
Alaska Tumwater 95 8423
Tumwater Portland 180 8603
Portland Newport 185 8788
Newport Coos Bay 157 8946
Coos Bay Brookings 172 9118
Brookings Arcata 164 9282
Arcata Leggett 157 9440
Leggett Lakeport 143 9583
Lakeport San Fransisco 191 9775
San Fransisco Salinas 170 9945
Salinas Paso Robles 160 10106
Paso Robles Gaviota 169 10275
Gaviota Los Angeles 201 10477
Los Angeles San Diego 193 10670
San Diego El Centro 181 10852
El Centro Yuma 99 10951
Yuma Gila Bend 186 11138
Gila Bend Tucson 204 11342
Tucson San Simon 194 11537
San Simon Deming 151 11688
Deming El Paso 164 11853
El Paso Sierra Blanca 141 11994
Sierra Blanca Balmorhea 162 12157
Balmorhea Sheffield 197 12355
Sheffield Sonora 125 12480
Sonora Kerrville 175 12656
Kerrville San Antonio 106 12762
San Antonio Schulenburg 167 12929
Schulenburg Houston 154 13084
Houston Port Arthur 143 13227
Port Arthur Lake Charles 96 13323
Lake Charles Lafayette 119 13443
Lafayette New Orleans 217 13660
New Orleans Gulfport 120 13781
Gulfport Mobile 120 13901
Mobile Crestview 159 14061
Crestview Tallahassee 238 14299
Tallahassee Steinhatchee 144 14444
Steinhatchee Homosassa 156 14600
Homosassa Bradenton 175 14775
Bradenton Naples 209 14984
Naples Miami 207 15192
Miami Port St Lucie 183 15375
Port St Lucie Titusville 173 15549
Titusville St Augustine 162 15712
St Augustine Brunswick 172 15884
Brunswick Savannah 125 16009
Savannah Charleston 172 16182
Charleston Myrtle Beach 152 16334
Myrtle Beach Wilmington 120 16455
Wilmington New Bern 157 16613
New Bern Plymouth 115 16729
Plymouth Raonoke Rapids 132 16861
Raonoke Rapids Richmond 135 16996
Richmond Washington DC 175 17171

Did you know?

  • USA is the third most populous country in the world. In terms of area, it is over 3 million square miles and is the third largest by area.
  • New York was the first capital city of the US. New York City served as the nation's capital city for five years between 1785 and 1790.
  • The United States has the largest economy in the world.
  • Alaska's coastline is longer than the coastlines of the remaining states put together. Alaska also is the largest state by area, the least densely populated, and is home to 17 of the 20 tallest mountains in the country.
  • The country's current flag was designed by a 17-year-old student as part of a school project.

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