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Upon your college search there are many things to consider – location, cost, class sizes and, most of all, campus facilities. If you’re an avid runner, or someone who is looking to get in, or stay in shape, you may want to consider these colleges.

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When it comes to running trails, these 10 universities are hard to beat. Large and small, near and far, they all provide easy access to trails and opportunities on or close to campus; many are even within a short distance of forestlands, wildernesses, national parks and monuments.