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To join West Route, turn right under Mission Street Bridge (overhead) and climb 102 steps to S. 18th St. Please see West Route map and directions.
Keep left and walk along the side of Josephine St. to sidewalk in front of Emerald Art Glass. Its shop is open to the public during week days. Decorative glass is made on site for both residential and commercial use. … Continue reading
Make left and return to StepTrek Marketplace at the base of South Side Park. Congrats! You have completed the StepTrek East Route.
In the 2500 block, before the crest of the hill, look right to the houses tucked behind houses. Close quarters! Continue to Eleanor St.
Make right and descend Eleanor St. steps on left side of street. The 16 steps were poured in 2000.
Cross to the other side of Barry. Make a right and descend 16 steps to Leticoe St. Steps on left side.
Located at the eastern terminus of Leticoe St., these wooden steps have been reconstructed in stages beginning in the 1990’s. There are 58 steps. At the bottom cross Kosciusko Way and continue up Leticoe St.
Climb 22 steps to Shelly St. and then 98 steps to Mission St. Turn around and take in the view!
Cross Mission and climb five steps to high sidewalk on uphill side. Make right. Ahead lies the scenic St. Josaphat’s Chapel and the spectacular view that takes in Mt. Washington, the Liberty, Fort Pitt and West End Bridges, the roofs … Continue reading