3.0 miles
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-2 ft
Descent
17 ft
High Point

Ruston Way Path Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Tacoma
    , Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Ruston Way runs along the Tacoma Waterfront from Jack Hyde Park to Point Defiance Park, passing through Judge Jack Tanner Park along the way. This is a seven-mile round trip walk on a paved trail. It is open to walking, cycling, and running.

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More Stats for Ruston Way Path multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    14 ft
  • Altitude start
    17 ft
  • Altitude end
    16 ft
  • Grade max
    -1.3%
  • Grade min
    1.4%
  • Distance climb
    1,306 ft
  • Distance down
    1,601 ft
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
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      • 9 rides
      • Last: Jul 29, 2022

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