Piedmont Park. Closed to traffic, Atlanta's beloved Piedmont Park is popular for biking, running, dog walking, and other recreational activities. 10th Street between Piedmont Avenue and Monroe Drive, Midtown, Atlanta, GA, 30309. PHONE: 404/876-4024. www.piedmontpark.org.
Silver Comet Trail. Connecting Atlanta with the Alabama state line, the Silver Comet Trail is very popular with bikers. The trail is asphalt and concrete. Highland Station trailhead, South Cobb Drive and Cumberland Parkway, Smyrna, GA, 30082. PHONE: 404/875-7284. www.pathfoundation.org.
Skate Escape. Bikes and in-line skates are for sale and for rent here. 1086 Piedmont Ave., across from Piedmont Park, Midtown, Atlanta, GA, 30309. PHONE: 404/892-1292. www.skateescape.com.
Stone Mountain/Atlanta Greenway Trail. Part of the Atlanta-DeKalb trail system, the Stone Mountain/Atlanta Greenway Trail is a mostly off-road paved path that follows Ponce de Leon Avenue east of the city into Stone Mountain Park. The best place to start the 17-mi trek is the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum. Atlanta, GA. PHONE: 404/875-7284. www.pathfoundation.org.