Bedford Line via Minuteman Commuter Bikeway to Arlington Line

One of the bicycle rides in Lexington, Massachusetts. See also its reverse ride.

..Miles..
Leg|Cum| Action
Landmark on Path and Nearby
 
0.0 | 0.0 | Start
Bedford line on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway near Shawsheen River off Wiggins Ave
0.1 | 0.1 | Go across
Westview St (access)
0.2 | 0.3 | Go across
Hartwell Ave (access, crossing light)
0.5 | 0.8 | Go across
bridge over Rt 128 and I-95 (no access) Caution noisy and narrow
0.7 | 1.5 | Go across
Bedford St (access) Caution fast traffic right 0.2 mile shops on Bedford St
0.4 | 1.9 | Go across
Revere St (access)
0.4 | 2.3 | Go across
Camelia Pl (access) right Lexington Fire Department 45 Bedford St, stores; Hancock Ave (access) left 0.2 mi, then left 0.1 mile Hancock St to Hancock-Clarke Historic House 36 Hancock St
0.2 | 2.5 | Go across
Hancock St (access)
..".. | ..".. | Go across
Visitors' Center (public toilets, bicycle parking); Battle Green with Minuteman Statue, The Old Belfry, and the Buckman Tavern Historic House at 1 Bedford St
0.1 | 2.6 | Go across
Meriam St (access)
0.1 | 2.7 | Go across
Lexington Center, Depot Square, behind old railroad station, being converted to the new headquarters for the Lexington Historical Society (covered bike racks, drinking fountain), driveway Caution to Lexington central parking lot, Jack Eddison Memorial Garden
0.3 | 3.0 | Go across
Fletcher Ave (access) right into parking lot for Lexington municipal buildings: administration for schools, the Police Department, Cary Hall (temporarily housing Cary Memorial Library), and town offices; or right 0.1 mile, left 0.1 Mass Ave to Senior Center and Council on Aging 1475 Mass Ave
0.1 | 3.1 | Go across
Woburn St (access)
0.6 | 3.7 | Go across
Seasons Four driveway (access) right 0.1 mile to Mass Ave; Tower Park; either left 0.3 mile on Mass Ave, right 0.1 mile National Heritage Museum 33 Marrett Rd; or right 0.2 mile Munroe Tavern Historic House 1332 Mass Ave
0.5 | 4.2 | Go across
Maple St (ramp access) at top left 0.1 mile to Mass Ave, either
right 0.2 mile on Mass Ave, left 0.1 mile to Museum of Our National Heritage 33 Marrett Rd;
or left 0.1 mile Mass Ave, East Lexington Fire station, 1006 Mass Ave,
or left 0.3 mile Lexington Library East Branch, 735 Mass Ave
0.7 | 4.9 | Go across
Fottler Ave (access)
0.2 | 5.1 | Go across
Bow St (access) right to Mass Ave shops in East Lexington, bike shop
0.1 | 5.2 | End
Arlington line on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway

..".. in Leg or Cumulative miles means nearby to above, within 0.1 mile.

Original route design by Bob Sawyer.