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Kallang Riverside Park Connector : Running Route

Run by the River

For part 2 of the running series, we head to Kallang Riverside Park for a run.

Kallang Riverside Park is located next to the Kallang River. It is a smallish park that spans about 600 long. However, it is connected to Kallang Park Connector that can bring you to Geylang Park Connector on one side and to Marina Bay on the other side. 

Run Route: Kampong Bugis - Stadium Riverside Walk (Loop)

Total Distance: 3.6km

For this week, the run will be a loop from Kampong Bugis at Kallang Riverside Park to Singapore Indoor Stadium

You can access Kampung Bugis via Kallang Rd. At the end of the road is a car park that marks the start of Kallang Riverside Point.

What you will see

Kallang Riverside Park

Kallang Riverside Park

The first part of the run takes you through Kallang Riverside Park.

Kallang Riverside Park

It is a straightforward 600 meters run that will take you past some exercise stations.

Exercise Area

The view of the Singapore Stadium will guide you as you run along the track. 

Fish by the river

The track is a single lane that is shared by both runners and cyclists. Do watch for bikes when you are there.

St Arthur's Bridge

At the end of the Kallang Riverside Park, you would reach Sir Arthur's Bridge. 

View from Sir Arthurs

Run across the bridge and you will see a spectacular view of the river.

Kallang Park Connector

On the other side, it a path that would lead you to Kallang Park Connector. That route will bring you to the National Stadium.

Fishing allowed here

For those who like to fish, there is an area that allows you to fish at the Kallang River.

Spot Otters here

If you are lucky, you might even spot otters here.

Merdeka Bridge

Run under the Merdeka Bridge and you would be greeted with a view of Tanjong Rhu and Beyond.

Tanjong Rhu View

This area is Dragon Boat territory with several Dragon Boat clubs in the region.

National Stadium

Follow the route and you would soon reach the National Stadium. Take a run on Stadium Riverside Walk to enjoy the view of Tanjong Rhu.

After this, you can choose to continue your run towards Tanjong Rhu or Geylang Park Connector. For me, this is the point where I turn back and loop back to Kallang Riverside Park.

Coconut Trees

This route is scenic and perfect for beginners who would want to enjoy a run with a view. For those season runners, you can do a full loop as follow

Kallang Riverside Park - Stadium- Tanjong Rhu - ECP -Republic Ave -Kallang Riverside Park. We reckon this route would be about 10km long. 

Route to Marina Bay

Access to Kallang Riverside Park can be via Kampong Bugis Road. It is also within walking distance from Kallang MRT.

Kallang MRT access

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