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Dates: 4/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Concord, MA
Event Name: Historic North Bridge Walks
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109198 2018/Y0223
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10, 11, 12km & 6, 7, 8km - 1B
Description: Historic route traverses Minute Man Nat'l Historical Park, North Bridge, Concord Museum, Emerson House & Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. More sites include residential neighborhoods, Concord & Sudbury Rivers, Colonial Inn, Old Manse & quaint downtown Concord's many unique shops. Two separate 1km optional loops can extend either 10km or 6km routes.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, National Parks Centennial Challenge, Points of Reference, Underground Railroad, United States Post Offices, Walking the Path of Inventions, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times:
Location: Rite Aid Pharmacy,
Start Point / Driving Directions: 71 Lowell Rd, Concord, MA 01742, 978-369-5695. Mon-Sat: 8 AM-8 PM, Sun: 9 AM-8 PM. No restrooms at start, but available within a few blocks at Concord Visitor Center. From Rt 128/95: Rt 2 West for 6.7 mi to Rt 62 East. Turn RIGHT ** onto Rt 62 East for 1.3 miles. Turn LEFT onto Keyes Rd between cemetery & bank. Rite Aid on right, shortly after parking lot.
From Rt 495: Rt 2 East to rotary. Stay on Rt 2 East past rotary for 1.5 miles & turn LEFT onto Rt 62 East. Follow from ** above.
Public Transit: From Concord RR Station, RIGHT on Thoreau St; LEFT on Sudbury Rd; RIGHT on Main St; & LEFT on Keyes Rd. Rite Aid on right after parking lot.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Award is a fully embroidered patch depicting the Minute Man statue crossing the Old North Bridge.
Host Club: Walk 'N Mass Volkssport Club
Contact: Miriam Boucher (781) 248-6695
Website: www.walknmass.org