Bayshore Boulevard


Bayshore Boulevard

Bayshore Boulevard is a street in Tampa, Florida, along Hillsborough Bay, an arm of Tampa Bay.

Description

The Bayshore Greenway is a favorite of locals, especially joggers, runners, skaters, and bikers, for its scenic views of the bay and 4.5 miles of the world's longest continuous sidewalk [ [http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/sptimes/21192056.html?MAC=f667af7ebb94e88935548ca2107662b5&did=21192056&FMT=FT&FMTS=FT&date=Aug+19%2C+1995&author=SHARON+KENNEDY+WYNNE&pub=St.+Petersburg+Times&printformat=&desc=GOOD+SIDEWALKS%2C+GOOD+NEIGHBORS+Series%3A+Home+%26+Garden Newspaper Archives | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times ] ] , which starts on the north at Columbus Statue Park and ends at Gandy Boulevard. Bayshore Boulevard also is the site of Tampa's annual Gasparilla parade.

Entertainment

The nearby SoHo entertainment district terminates into Bayshore via South Howard avenue. Bayshore's northern terminus segues directly into Downtown and Channelside Drive via the Platt street bridge.

Communities along Bayshore Boulevard

The following communities in which Bayshore Boulevard runs through: [http://www.tampagov.net/dept_Neighborhood_and_Community_Relations/app_files/pdf_maps/0-17.pdf]
*Tampa (north to south)
**Downtown "(northern terminus)"
**Hyde Park North
**Hyde Park
**Bayshore Gardens
**Bayshore Beautiful
**Ballast Point
**MacDill AFB "(southern terminus)"

Other places where Bayshore is used

Another Bayshore Boulevard exists in San Francisco, California. The street was once a portion of U.S. Route 101, but the designation was transferred to a parallel freeway.

References

External links

* [http://www.tampagov.net/dept_Parks/application_files/parkdetail.asp?nbr=8 Bayshore Boulevard Linear Park] information at TampaGov.net
* [http://www.tampagov.net/dept_parks/trails/index.asp Tampa Greenway Home]


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